DC GRAYS RBI TEAMS SET SUMMER SCHEDULE

July 21, 2020 – The DC Grays RBI youth baseball and softball programs have started their summer 2020 seasons, with a full “return to play” program designed to protect the health and safety. These guidelines are based on best practices developed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the District of Columbia […]

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Announcement on the status of the 2020 season

Given the uncertainty surrounding the ongoing coronavirus pandemic in the National Capital Area, the Board of Directors of DC Grays Baseball voted unanimously not to field a team in the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League this summer.  All players currently under contract to the DC Grays will receive full releases, allowing them to sign with […]

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DC Grays Featured in New Book

March 23, 2020 | by: DCGrays Press The DC Grays of the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League are one of nine teams featured in a new book about wood bat summer college baseball. Will Geoghan, an award-winning reporter for several New England newspapers, spent a day with the DC Grays in the summer of 2016 […]

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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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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 all-star Harrison Freed selected in MLB draft

June 7, 2019 | by: DCGrays.com Press In 2017, Harrison Freed (Butler) left a lasting impact playing as a member of the DC Grays that summer. The Butler University outfielder has now added to his legend status after being selected in the 13th Round of the 2019 MLB Draft by the San Francisco Giants this […]

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Grays “Ripken League Preview 2019”

June 3, 2019 | by: DCGrays.com Press WASHINGTON, D.C. – – As the Cal Ripken Collegiate Summer league gets ready to open up on Tuesday, June 3rd the league has made it’s official pre-season preview for each team. Here is a link to the DC Grays 2019 “Ripken League Review” http://www.calripkenleague.org/view/calripkenleague/2019-season-outlook/dc-grays

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Roster looks strong for 2019 Grays

June 3, 2019 | by: DCGrays.com Press WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new year means a fresh start. Coming off a solid 2018, the DC Grays have a new and exciting roster. Last year was a big step forward for the Grays after two sub-par campaigns, with a late-season rally clinching a 19-20 record, a second […]

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Cigars and Curveballs Event 5-16-2019

It’s time for the annual “Cigars & Curveballs” fundraiser for the D.C. Grays, the non-profit organization that is committed to creating baseball opportunities for inner city kids in the District, boys and girls. We run youth baseball camps and clinics, supplying equipment and coaches, and also operate Major League Baseball’s RBI program in the District, […]

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Thank you from the DC Grays!

July 23, 2018 | by: DCGrays.com Press WASHINGTON, D.C. – – With the conclusion of our 2018 season on Sunday, the D.C Grays would like to thank all of those who contributed to making this summer so special. We’d like to thank our sponsors, host families, supporters, and fans for everything that you do to help […]

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