Baseball in Cooperstown, NY is not just for the major leagues, baseball dreamers or wide eyed kids. In fact Long Island, NY (just a few hours south) is headquarters to the Men's Senior Baseball League (MSBL) which holds annual tournaments in the historic, hallowed grounds of the Doubleday baseball Cooperstown stadium. The stadium is listed in the National Register of Historic Places . Yes, the same stadium where many baseball immortals and MLB hall of famers and legends have played. And where they continue to play in the annual Hall of Fame Classic. The MSBL was founded in 1988 and is the fastest-growing adult baseball organization in the country. Former MLB players have also been known to play on MSBL teams around America. The league annually holds 30 regional tournaments and six national tournaments, including the Cooperstown baseball tournament. But no tournament was quite as special as this one.
Sept 6, 2020…exactly 100 years ago to the day, the most iconic sports venue in American history officially opened. Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, NY which is widely known as the birthplace of baseball.
Doubleday Field Cooperstown baseball tournament