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The Decatur Baseball Association's field cleanup date has been switched from this week to Saturday, April 14, at 8 a.m., it was noted by league president Jim Hopkins. The various league slate will be out in a few days.
Official opening Day for Decatur Baseball will be Saturday, May 5. Team pictures will be taken that day.
The Mays division (9-10) conducted its draft Thursday night, and an expansion team was added because of increased numbers. A few players were drafted off of their previous teams and added to the expansion squad.
Below is a list of those Mays teams, along with a listing of managers. Managers will be announced and information will also be added to the DBA website: www.leaguelineup.com/decaturbaseball.
Manager: Tony Staub (724-2344)
Coaches: Joe Ruble, Pat Wellman
Manager: Tony James (580-2518)
Coached: Jeremy Friedt
HULL LIFT TRUCK
Manager: Dan Ortiz (223-5503)
Coaches: Matt Burkholder, Shawn Arriaga
Manager: Tim Ulman (341-6426)
Coaches: Scott Ellsworth, Rod Hamilton
TEAM FIVE (Expansion)
Manager: Jim Hopkins (223-1947)