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Franklin Township Baseball League Swings into Summer with Home Run Derby and All-Star Games

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SOMERSET, NJ - May X, 2018: Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer and before you plan your three-day weekend, why not start right here, in Franklin Township. 

Franklin Township Baseball League (FTBL) invites the public to attend the annual Home Run Derby and All-Star Games on Saturday, May 26, 2018, from 8:15 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. 

The celebration begins with the Home Run Derby, where players, arranged by level, will get their chance to knock the ball out of the park. The All-Star Games will follow, beginning around 9:30 A.M. showcasing a very talented group of FTBL ballplayers.

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The Snack Shack will be open, so bring the kids, and make it a family outing! 

For more information regarding FTBL, please visit www.FTBLbaseball.org or call (732) 649-8068. Follow FTBL @FranklinTownshipBaseballLeague on Facebook.

TAP here for All-Star roster. 

About the FTBL 

The Franklin Township Baseball League is a volunteer-led non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.  Its mission is to promote, develop, and supervise our community’s youth baseball activities. We have served the growing, and diverse community of Franklin Township, NJ since 1953, and provide organized youth baseball programs for over 500 children yearly, ranging in ages from 4 thru 18. The Mickey James FTBL Complex, located at 51 Dekalb Street, consists of five fields (Tee-Ball, Coach Pitch, Minors, Majors, and Senior), new restrooms, a small clubhouse, equipment sheds, 3 batting cages, and a Snack Shack area.

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