SMBA is Hostng the MLB Pitch hit Run Sectionals Competition!

MLB Pitch Hit & Run

 SMBA hosted the two local Competitions! 

  • All-Around, Pitching, Hitting and Running Champions advance from EACH division age group. Santa Monica will be represented by over a dozen participants.

SMBA is Hosting Sectionals - May 19th

 Sectional Competition -  May 19

  • Each Sectional is part of an MLB team's geographic market.
  • All-Around Champions in each division age group are ELIGIBLE to advance to their markets Team Championship.
  • The top 3 scores in each division age group among the Sectional All-Around Champions within each MLB geographic market will advance to the Team Championships.***

Get To the 2019 Allstar Game!


  • Held in all 30 Major League Ballparks.
    • Participants must place first in their age group to be ELIGIBLE to advance. The top 3 scores in each division age group out of all 30 MLB Team Championships will advance to the National Finals.***
  • National Finals - MLB All-Star Week
    • National Finalists will receive an all-expense paid trip to MLB All-Star Week. Finalists will participate in an array of festivities upon arrival, including competing on-field prior to shagging fly balls during the Home Run Derby!

About MLB Jr. HRD / Pitch Hit & Run

Jr. Home Run Derby


Major League Baseball Jr. Home Run Derby is a FREE program providing boys and girls age 14 and under the opportunity to showcase their hitting skills to swing their way to the title of Jr. Home Run Derby National Champion.  The competition is open to all boys and girls age 14 and under. Boys and girls compete together against each other in one of two age groups (12U or 14U). A participant's age is determined as of July 17, 2018. 

Winners of Local and Regional Competitions will ultimately compete at the National Finals during Major League Baseball All-Star Week.

Pitch Hit & Run

 Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run (PHR) is a FREE, 1-day event for boys and girls ages 7-14* that is simple to host. PHR is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball. Competitors compete in four age groups: 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14. Age is determined as of July 17, 2018. 

This is a Community EVENT!

We are hosting the Santa Monica MLB competitions during our Spring Break camps as an added bonus for more baseball fun!. You do NOT have to register for our camps to participate. This is a free event! At SMBA we offer the opportunity for all kids to participate in the competitions. During our camps we will be working on drills and exercises to help players with their hitting, pitching, base running to improve their game.  If that is something you want to do with us, we are here to help with the UCLA Health Sports Performance coaches to help make you the best player you can be!

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kids at santa monica baseball academy

Get Your Baseball Tune-Up With Us November 12th!

  Santa Monica Baseball Academy is having a one day baseball session given by quality instructors for ALL LEVELS of baseball. Instructions will be given by professional baseball coaches. Players will practice pitching, catching, hitting, fielding and base running. This one day program is designed with a direct emphasis on learning the primary fundamentals that lay down the foundation for elite play in baseball.  Campers will be grouped by age and ability.   

summer camp at santa monica baseball academy

Work On Your Game!

 Tell us what you want to work on ----Hitting? Pitching? Fielding?  Get one-on-one work with our coaches!  --- ---SPACE IS LIMITED! 

Hitting at Santa Monica Baseball Academy

Make The Most of Your Day!

Get Better! Faster! Stronger!

We're Hosting The MLB PHR Sectionals June 2


Marine Park

1406 Marine Ave

Santa Monica, Ca 90405

We're going in order of arrival for each division! Please check 

for future updates.

We need volunteers for this Sunday! If you would like to help, please email us at:

The Competition Day

Each player will confirm their birth certificate, get their allstar card and then proceed in order of arrival! Medals and Sectional winners will be determined AFTER the final competitor finishes and we tabulate the scores.