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Special announcment. All WAKA summer leagus are social rules. This is underhand pitching and no bunting.
Registration is now open for the 2015 Thursday League. This division plays regular season games East River Park (Houston and FDR) and Central Park (64th and Cen. Park West). The fields are dirt infields and East River Park features as grass outfield.
Team size is minimum of 18 players maximum or 26. If you are a corporate team that doesn't want free agents placed on your team, you need to get at least 18 signed up.
The divison is capped at 6 teams as we will have other teams play from other divisons at the same location. Here is a list of our summer divisions:
NY Royal - Weeknight games played on Upper West Side on Mondays, Thursdays, and or Fridays
NY Empire - Thusday games play mostly at East River Park with some games in Central Park
NY Big Apple - Central Park games mostly played on Thursday with the occasional Friday Game
NY River - Monday games at Riverside Park
NY Flagship - Thursday games at East River Park
NY Playground - Friday games in Central Park
NY Independence - Sunday games in Chinatown
**IMPORTANT: NO ALCOHOL IS ALLOWED ON THE FIELD. THIS WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED.**
Teams play 7 regular season games. Depending on weather, we will schedule an 8th game. WAKA is not responsible for bad weather and we have built in an extra week to make up for a potential rainout. Upon completion of the season, ALL teams qualifying teams face off in a single elimination playoff tournament.
- Player shirts will be handed out week 1, before the first games.
- The season schedule will be posted during the pick up game period.
- The season schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather and other factors beyond our control.
- We recommend all players read the game rules prior to the start of the season.