Welcome to the GRBL - Heart of America’s Premier Adult Wood Bat League


The GRBL Strives To Provide The Ultimate Baseball Experience For Players Still Young At Heart. 

Our Adult Wood Bat Baseball League Is Professionally Structured With Drafted Tryouts. We Are Excited For Season IV Where All Games Are Played At The 4000+ Seated Newly Renovated US Baseball Park In Ozark, MO.


- Who can play?

Anyone 21+ with no collegiate eligibility left or that is not under a current professional baseball contract. 

- What competitive level is this league?

We have interest from 21 - 45 years of age. All ranging from former MLB level to High School level.

- What do I have to do to tryout?

Registration for Season IV opens on May 1st, 2019. Online registration must be complete to participate. Tryouts are going to be held on Sunday, August 4th at US Ballpark in Ozark, Missouri.

- How are the teams formed?

Following tryouts, Grip-N-Rip Baseball Coaches will conduct a 13-15 round draft. Teams will be announced immediately after the draft has concluded. Players selected will be required to attend to our inaugural social event that same evening at US Ballpark in Ozark, MO. 

- How long is the league?

We anticipate drafting 84 players to form 6 teams. The regular season lasts approximately 7 weeks (pending weather) followed by Playoff and Championship Weekends.

- How much does this cost?

 Tryout fee is $20.  If selected, league dues will be assessed per player. $275 per player (Discounts provided to returning GRBL players)

 - Can my business sponsor me if I am selected?

Yes. We will open individual sponsorship at the conclusion of the tryouts and when all teams are formed. This cost is $300 where will provide tickets to your sponsor and also feature your business name on your player profile on your jumbotron profile pic.