Grays continue R.B.I. push for more black ballplayers

February 12, 2020 | by: DCGrays Press “Children are more likely to identify with a sport when they see people who look like them playing it. And that’s one reason why The D.C. Grays partnered with Major League Baseball’s Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities program.”  READ MORE HERE: https://www.npr.org/2020/02/12/804463301/baseball-makes-an-early-pitch-to-catch-the-interest-of-black-players

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DC Grays say “thank you” to 2019 host families

WASHINGTON, DC – – Host families are the unsung heroes of any summer college baseball program.  As players come to the national capital area from all over the country to play for the DC Grays in the Cal Ripken League, it is a comfort and a blessing to have generous and dedicated host families willing […]

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Wofford players thrive with Grays

August 1, 2019 | by: Cheyenne Brown; @cheytv_ WASHINGTON, DC – – The DC Grays have been fortunate to have developed great relationships with several top-notch college baseball programs.  Brigham Young University, Eastern Kentucky University, Lafayette College, Old Dominion University and the University of Richmond are some of the programs that have sent excellent ballplayers […]

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Grays support black colleges and inner-city baseball

July 31, 2019 | by: Cheyenne Brown; @cheytv_ WASHINGTON, DC – – The story of the decline of black ballplayers in Major League Baseball has been oft-told.  In, 1981, 18.7 percent of all major league ballplayers were African Americans. Over the last 30 years, those numbers have drastically declined.  Today, less than eight percent of […]

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Grays begin playoffs tonight

Tonight the DC Grays will begin the 2019 Ripken League playoffs. The team comes in ranked as the #4 seed and will face the #5 seed the Gaithersburg Giants. Finishing as the #4 seed grants the Grays a home game, but due to scheduling issues tonight’s game will be played at Criswell Field in Gaithersburg, […]

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Grays’ community efforts saluted in Congressional Record

July 17, 2019 | by: DCGrays.com Press WASHINGTON, DC – – The DC Grays held their annual day on Capitol Hill, with a tour of the Capitol arranged by the Office of Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA), followed by a reception at the General Dynamics townhouse on Capitol Hill.  The Grays were honored to be joined […]

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BYU and the DC Grays make a great partnership

July 16, 2019 | by: Cheyenne Brown; @cheytv_ WASHINGTON, DC – – A nucleus is defined in the dictionary as “the central part or the core of parts that that been grouped or gathered.” To DC Grays’ head coach Reggie Terry, his players from BYU form the nucleus of his squads every summer.  The Grays […]

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Grays to host “Salute to RBI”

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The DC Grays will host its second annual ‘Salute to RBI’, taking place at the Nationals Youth Baseball Academy (3675 Ely Place SE, Washington, D.C.) this Sunday, June 30, 2019. Sunday’s game will be played in tribute to all of the young DC Grays RBI players and their families. We are inviting […]

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2019 Season arrives for the Grays

June 3, 2019 | by: DCGrays.com Press WASHINGTON, D.C. – – Coming off a playoff season in 2018 the next version of the DC Grays will embark on a 2019 journey in a re-shifted Ripken League. The league and team will embrace a new 6-team league format this summer as plans for new franchises and […]

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