Ripken Baseball Sponsors
Established in 1887, Rawlings is the top manufacturer of baseball equipment and other sporting goods in the world. Dedicated to developing innovative, authentic gear for the game, Rawlings has provided athletes ranging from the youth leagues to the pros with the latest game-changing technologies. Rawlings is the brand of choice for more pros than any other brand and is proud to be the Official Baseball and Helmet of Major League Baseball®. Rawlings is also the official ball of Minor League Baseball and the NCAA® baseball championships.
Cages Plus is an affordable option to fit your baseball needs this summer! At Cages Plus, we keep your family in mind with our portable system that is easy to set up and highly durable. Our cages provide years of trouble-free service and can be used indoors and outdoors. Order now and receive a FREE L-Screen (a $150 value) and 100% money back guarantee. Cages Plus is a proud sponsor of Ripken Baseball.
OC Sports is a baseball focused headwear company providing performance headwear for all levels of play. Currently licensed with MLB, MiLB, and the NCAA, OC Sports is the exclusive distributor of MLB Elite Series custom headwear and Team MLB and MiLB replica headwear for institutional team/league programs. OC Sports is a proud sponsor of Ripken Baseball.
The company that started a sports revolution by combining logos, phrases and bible verses with EyeBlack is no longer "The Best Kept Secret In Sports". Based in Rockville, MD, EyeBlack.com produces patented innovative, hardworking sports products that are used worldwide by athletes to boost their on-field performance to the next level, while enabling fans to express their support for a team or a specific athlete. EyeBlack.com manufactures products solely in the United States that are made from latex free medical grade tape that is safe, tested and can breathe on the skin. EyeBlack.com is an official licensee of Major League Baseball (MLB), Major League Lacrosse (MLL), has partnerships with many National Football League (NFL) players, a WTA athlete and Olympic Gold Medal softball star Jennie Finch. Additionally, more than 400 collegiate programs are officially licensed across the nation and wear custom EyeBlack.com products. Away from the athletic field, EyeBlack.com collaborates with a number of non-profits, corporations and foundations to create customized EyeBlack to help promote their respective brands.
UA players are quicker, stronger, and smarter. They battle INSTINCT FAST. Under Armour is the originator of performance apparel - gear engineered to keep athletes cool, dry and light throughout the course of a game, practice or workout. The technology behind Under Armour's diverse product assortment for men, women and youth is complex, but the program for reaping the benefits is simple: wear HeatGear® when it's hot, ColdGear® when it's cold, and AllSeasonGear® between the extremes. Under Armour's mission is to provide the world with technically advanced products engineered with our superior fabric construction, exclusive moisture management, and proven innovation. Every Under Armour product is doing something for you; it's making you better.
Eastbay is a leading world supplier of athletic footwear, apparel and sports equipment. It was established to meet the performance needs of local high school and college athletes within Central Wisconsin. Originally viewed as a grassroots project, this venture grew into a worldwide direct mail catalog and internet sales conglomerate featuring top athletic brands.
MedStar Union Memorial Sports Medicine
For more than a quarter-century, the experts at MedStar Union Memorial Sports Medicine have been treating Maryland's athletes - from little leaguers and high school athletes to pros, weekend warriors and seniors. The trainers are present at every Ripken Baseball event and provide top-notch health care to all of our athletes.
Gertrude Hawk Chocolates - Official Fundraising Partner
Fund Raising with Gertrude Hawk Chocolates is simple, delicious and profitable. Earn a 50% profit from each box of MLB Licensed Baseball Smidgens® sold and you will be on your way to your fund raising goal!
For over 40 years, Turface Athletics has led the sports field industry in soil conditioning and field management from the Major Leagues to community fields at the park and recreation level. Turface Athletics™ offers a range of products and services to maximize sports field safety and performance. Soil conditioners relieve compaction, prevent rainouts and minimize bad hops on skinned infields. On natural grass areas, they improve drainage and eliminate mud for a superior playing surface. For more information or to find a distributor please call: 800-207-6457.
In order to better serve the desire of many athletes, Gatorade will be removing high fructose corn syrup from both Gatorade Thirst Quencher and G2® over the next few months. By replacing HFCS with sucrose and dextrose, we can offer improved taste and premium quality without affecting the performance athletes have come to expect from us for over 40 years.
For more information and upcoming news on Gatorade's latest scientific innovations, please visit www.gatorade.com.
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