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MBUA Uniform Requirements for 2019

The MBUA has recently updated the uniform requirements for officials umpiring in MBUA staffed MIAA baseball games. Keep in mind, both/all umpires in a game shall wear the same color shirt or pullover. Uniform requirements are as follows:
X. ARTICLE X: STANDARDS OF AN MBUA MEMBER
A. MBUA Members shall observe always the uniform standards of the MBUA during scholastic games.
1. The primary uniform of the MBUA shall consist of the following items;
a) A navy blue jersey adorned with an MBUA badge on the left breast pocket,
b) Charcoal grey trousers,
c) A navy blue hat adorned with the MBUA logo,
d) A black belt, black shoes, and black socks,
e) A navy blue or red undershirt, the sleeves of which are not exposed,
f) A navy blue ball bag, and
g) A navy blue pullover with red epaulets or navy blue or black blazer.
2. Also, an MBUA umpire may wear a light blue or a red jersey with the same accessories worn with a navy blue shirt.
3. Alternatively, an umpire may wear a black or cream jersey. If he does so, the following items shall be worn;
a) Charcoal grey trousers,
b) A black hat adorned with the MBUA logo,
c) A black belt, black shoes, and black socks,
d) A black undershirt,
e) A black ball bag,
f) A black pullover with white epaulets.

Indoor Field Clinic Announced

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The CCBUA will hold its annual indoor field clinic Saturday March 9th from 9am to noon at the Nauset High School fieldhouse. Proper mechanics and positioning will be taught, reviewed and practiced. New candidates as well as CCBUA members with 3 or less years on the board are required to attend. Please register below to confirm your attendance:

Meeting April 23rd Now at Barnstable Police Station

Out of an abundance of scheduling and availability caution regarding the tragic events of Yarmouth Police K-9 officer Sean Gannon, we are moving the location of Monday’s 7:30pm meeting to the BARNSTABLE POLICE STATION. Please note this address change on your schedule. See you there!

Own a Piece of History!

Retired umpire and long-time CCBUA member and former interpreter Jim Rondeau is cleaning out the trunk of his car! Jim has three umpire mask for sale for only $10, $15, and $20, a chest protector for $150, and two plate-coats $25 and $50. If interested, contact Jim at 508-292-6994. Act fast, cause Jim is heading south soon!

Sad News

We are saddened to learn that long-time CCBUA member Jim Crowley passed away February 23, 2017. Jim had served as Secretary-Treasurer and Scudder award chairman for a great many years. A wake will be held for Jim on Wednesday March 1, 2017 from 5-8pm at Doane, Beal & Ames in Hyannis. A burial service will be held Thursday at 11am March 2, 2017 at Doane Beal & Ames