Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI)

RBI Regional Tournaments

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For the second consecutive year, the Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) World Series will be hosted by the Cincinnati Reds, with baseball and softball tournament games scheduled from Tuesday, August 1st until Saturday, August 12th at the P&G Cincinnati MLB Youth Academy in Cincinnati, Ohio.

The RBI World Series is the international baseball and softball tournament of the RBI program. In order to qualify, RBI leagues from the United States, Canada, the Caribbean and South America will compete in eight RBI Regional qualifying tournaments, which begin in early July.

Cities hosting RBI Regionals include Newark, New Jersey; Santa Ana, California; Minneapolis, Minnesota; Detroit, Michigan; New Orleans, Louisiana; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Pawtucket, Road Island; and Atlanta, Georgia. At each location, RBI leagues from several cities compete for their regional championship in the softball (ages 19 & under), junior baseball (ages 13-15) and senior baseball (ages 16-18) divisions.

2017 RBI Tournaments

Caribbean Regional Tournament TBD


Northern NJ Sectional Tournament July 7-10, 2017

Newark, NJ

Hosted by Newark RBI


West Regional Tournament July 13-16, 2017

Santa Ana, CA

Hosted by Angels RBI


Central Regional Tournament July 13-16, 2017

Minneapolis, MN

Hosted by Minnesota Twins RBI


East Regional Tournament July 13-16, 2017

Detroit, MI

Hosted by Detroit PAL RBI & Detroit Tigers


Southwest Regional Tournament July 13-16, 2017

New Orleans, LA

Hosted by New Orleans Youth Academy


Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament July 20-23, 2017

Philadelphia, PA

Hosted by Philadelphia Phillies


Northeast Regional Tournament July 21-24, 2017

Pawtucket, RI

Hosted by Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket RBI


Southeast Regional Tournament July 27-30, 2017

Atlanta, GA

Hosted by Atlanta Braves