Ribbon Cutting for Padgett Park Saturday @ 1 p.m.


BSAC Logo Color

BSAC continues to break new ground and this Saturday marks another milestone as a special Ribbon Cutting Ceremony wil be held at Rubin E. Padgett Park this Saturday at 1 p.m.  Padgitt Park is part of a unique partnership between the Hillsborough County Commission, Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation and Brandon Sports and Aquatic Center.  The Hillsborough County Commission with leadership provided by Commissioner Les Miller, provided funding to renovate the park and build three new fields, with use designated for baseball and softball programming.  BSAC, through it's collaboration with SBA Powerhouse Baseball, will be responsible for  programming initiatives to engage the local community and provide opportunities for kids in the Palm River are to play organized sports through it's variety of programs.

The ceremony will be especially significant as we will be joined by the namesake of the park, Rubin E. Padgett, Commissioner Les Miller, and other Hillborough County Commissioners.  We invite the entire community to join us at 1 p.m. at Rubin E. Padgett Park, located at 725 E. 58th St.  For more informaiton on this event, programs, or how to support these initiatives, please contact Eric Soncrant, BSAC Director of Development, at (813) 689-0908 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Opening Ceremony Invite

Saladino Baseball


Saladino Baseball ONLY: 9:00am - 2:00pm for $115/week per child
Saladino Baseball/BSAC Summer Camp: 7:00am - 6:30pm for $165/week per child
$35 registration fee per child/$70 max per family
*Baseball Drills and Instruction Daily
*For ages 6 through 12 

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Authorized Pick Up Emergency Card

Week 1: June 8 - June 12 (*No Saladino Baseball Camp this week, only BSAC Summer Camp available)
Week 2: June 15 - June 19
Week 3: June 22 - June 26
Week 4: June 29 - July 3 (*No Saladino Baseball Camp this week, only BSAC Summer Camp available)
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Week 6: July 13 - July 17
Week 7: July 20 - July 24
Week 8: July 27 - July 31 (*No Saladino Baseball Camp this week, only BSAC Summer Camp available)
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Week 10: August 10 - August 14
Week 11: August 17 - August 21

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The Burgess Men Throw the First Pitch


Saladino Heat Travel baseball player Brandon Burgess, along with proud dad and BSAC Executive Director Chuck Burgess, was invited to throw out the first pitch at the Tuesday, March 11, 2014 evening game of the 34th Annual Saladino Tournament held at Brandon Mrs. Tony Saladino II. And straight across the plate it went! Great job, guys!