Big Apple Softball League: New York City's LGBTQ+ Softball League

Archive for November 2017

HoliGay Party – December 2nd

BASL invites you to our annual HoliGay means HoliGive Back party at Industry Bar on Saturday, December 2nd from 5PM – 9PM.   Please join us this year as we partner with THRIVE at Brightpoint, a Bronx-based program for young adults that not only provides a safe place for the LGBT community in the South…

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The Gotham Softball Classic is Back!

We are excited to announce the return of The Gotham Softball Classic, the charity softball tournament run, hosted and organized by the Big Apple Softball League. The tournament will finally make it’s return to New York City’s famous Central Park! There you’ll be in the very center of New York City where all the action…

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Meet The Board – Jeff James

Q&A With BASL Commissioner Jeff James BASL members new and old will recognize this familiar face. Jeff’s dedication to the Big Apple Softball League doesn’t go unnoticed and we’re all so thankful to have him run this awesome organization. In September, Jeff was recognized by the¬†North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA) for his dedication…

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Meet The Board Series

We are excited to announce the launch of our Meet the Board Series.¬†Each month we’re going to highlight some of the tireless volunteers that dedicate hours of their time to make the Big Apple Softball League run, your Executive Board Members! To start off we’ll be highlighting your League Commissioner, Jeff James. Don’t forget to…

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Follow us on Instagram!

Big Apple Softball League is now on Instagram! Check out our feed below and don’t forget to Follow Us! And if you have any team photos or player action shots please don’t forget to share them with Paige by emailing them to Thank you!

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Fall 2017 Results

That’s a wrap on this 2017 Fall Ball Season. BASL tried to create a more social atmosphere this Fall Season by mixing the teams and bringing them back to our sponsor bars at the end of each set of games. Special Thanks goes out to Claire Allen (Asst. Commissioner – Women’s) for all her hard…

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