For the second year in a row, the Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) World Series will be hosted by the Texas Rangers, with baseball and softball tournament games scheduled to be played from August 4th to 15th on various fields throughout Grapevine and Southlake, TX.
The RBI World Series is the international baseball and softball tournament of the RBI program.
In order to qualify for the RBI World Series, RBI leagues from the United States, Canada, the Caribbean and South America will compete in eight RBI Regional qualifying tournaments, which will begin in late June 2015.
Cities hosting RBI Regionals include Boca Chica and Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic; Los Angeles, California; Houston, Texas; Cleveland, Ohio; Prince George's County, Maryland; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and Chattanooga, Tennessee. At each location, RBI leagues from several cities compete for their regional championship in the softball (ages 19 & younger), junior baseball (ages 13-15) and senior baseball (ages 16-18) divisions.
Caribbean Regional Tournament TBD
Boca Chica & Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Hosted by MLB Dominican Office
Northern NJ Sectional Tournament July 9-12, 2015
*TBD number of teams in each division advance to Northeast Regional Tournament
Hosted by Newark RBI
Southeast Regional Tournament July 16-19, 2015
Hosted by Chattanooga RBI
West Regional Tournament July 17-19, 2015
Los Angeles, CA
Hosted by Los Angeles Dodgers RBI
East Regional Tournament July 23-26, 2015
Hosted by Cleveland Baseball Federation RBI & Cleveland Indians
Northeast Regional Tournament July 24-27, 2015
Hosted by Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket RBI
Southwest Regional Tournament July 23-26, 2015
Hosted by Houston Astros & Astros RBI
Central Regional Tournament July 17-20, 2015
Hosted by Milwaukee Brewers Boys & Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee RBI
Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament July 23-26, 2015
Prince George's County, MD
Hosted by Prince George's County RBI