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John Smoltz, Marquis Grissom and MGBA, Inc have teamed up with Turner Field, and the Braves to present the Annual Smoltz-Grissom Wood Bat Nationals.

The Smoltz Grissom Wood Bat Nationals is played in the pride of the South, exciting Atlanta, Georgia! Come out and be a part of this year's event which promises to be a classic.

Get ready for the ultimate show of Wood Bat Classic competition “Battle of the Bats” championship gams. On Friday, July 8th when the 14U, 15U and 16U teams will play for championship titles at  Turner Field, “Home of the Atlanta Braves.”

Founded in 1999, the Smoltz-Grissom Wood Bat Classic is a tournament that gives amateur youth teams the opportunity to play baseball and softball like they do in the big leagues, by playing with wood bats.

From its humble beginnings as a local tournament in the Metro Atlanta area to its constant growing success as a national stage for youth from all over the country to play and showcase their talent, the Smoltz-Grissom Wood Bat Classic is the environment every child and parent wants to be in.

The Smoltz-Grissom Wood Bat Classic is a USSSA Baseball and Fast-Pitch Softball tournament. The SGWBC will be comprised of teams ranking from “A, AA, AAA and Major” which is teams that play recreation baseball and some travel and “Competitive” with teams that play strictly travel ball.  

We welcome all teams, families, and friends.

Fulton County Parks & Recreations, Turner Field, the Atlanta Braves in conjunction with the Smoltz-Grissom Wood Bat Classic and MGBA, Inc. would like to thank all participants.

Supporting today’s youth with tomorrow in mind.

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