Portland City BASEBALL

PORTLAND RIVER HAWKS member of the Northwest Independent Baseball League

Portland Adult Baseball at its Best
Register and Try Out for 2014 Summer Wood Bat Baseball Season

Sign Up Now and Save $$$
Try Out Information

Portland River Hawks Perfect in 2013 with 20 wins and 0 losses
2013 Willamette Division League Champions
Portland City Baseball Championship Series

you Play Varsity Baseball in High School, College or Played Pro and still have that Passion for playing? Don't hang up your cleats or glove yet.  Sign up now for 2014 Summer Adult Baseball Season.  22 game season with Double Elimination City Championship Series, All-Star and extra non-league games.
  Practice games starting in April be on a team now, Season starts in May runs until end of August.
Sign up for Spring Baseball, be on a team and get practice games in NOW!!!
See Team Pictures and Videos from previous seasons Here

We Play to Win Portland River Hawks

Portland River Hawks
we Need FEW MORE Players
for 2014 season

Registration for 2014 Summer Wood Bat Baseball Season
Season Games at Sunday Wilsonville High School Turf Field

Member of the
NorthWest Independent Baseball League

Portland's Premier Semi-Pro and Adult Baseball Teams 18+ 
Pacific Northwest Semi-Pro Wood Bat Men's Baseball Teams

New League Baseball Equipment Store at Baseball Equipment 4 Sale

MacDougall PowerWood Bats

Buy a MacDougall Solid Wood Bats

BBCOR.50 Baum Baseball Bats
All Sizes in Stock

Baum Bats in Stock order yours now on PayPal $177 plus $15 for USPO Priority Mail Shipping.

Buy a Baum Composite
Wood Bat

Brett BBCOR .50 Baseball Bats

Brett Bros Composite Wood Bat
Buy a Brett Bat Here

Do you miss the crack of a baseball rocketing off a WOOD BAT? Do you miss puttin' on metal spikes and gettin' dirty diving for that "web gem" play? Miss the thrill of blowing a fastball by a hitter? Getting mobbed by your team for that walk off hit that drives in the winning run? We play hard and we play to win but most importantly we have fun.

So if you are a former or current player who has what it takes to compete, EMAIL US NOW. We are gearing up for the 2011 season! need for Pitchers, Infielders, and LH Hitters....

Register Now for 2014   Try outs and Draft

Do you need Baseball Equipment for Props?  Sales and Rentals of Catchers Equipment, Gloves, Bats, Uniforms, Field Equipment, Baseball Stadiums, Practice Fields for your casting call, Commercials, TV Shows, or Movies call us 503.208.2009 or email NWIBL

Do you need Experienced Baseball Players, Umpires, Managers, Coaches, Hitting and Pitching instructors for your casting call, Commercials, TV Shows, or Movies call us 503.208.2009 or email NWIBL

Traveling Teams...Play a few games this summer in the Portland area in great local Stadiums full of baseball History  Sckavone and Walker Stadiums have lights for night games during the week. Open dates for Fridays and some Weekends. NWIBL has competitive Semi-Pro Baseball Teams waiting to play 503.208.2009 or email NWIBL

Are you ready for 2014 Season

Are you a High School or College player that will graduate this year with a passion for playing baseball and your not ready to take off the cleats and hang up your glove?  Well get a Wood Bat, put the cleats back on and continue to play baseball this Summer 2014 in the Northwest Independent Baseball League Play on one of the 16 teams this summer.  You will continue to play competitive wood bat baseball in local Portland City stadiums, play up to 26 games and finish with a double elimination Portland City League Championship Series.  Space is limited only 15-18 players per team. Register Here for Summer 2014 Player Managers are needed  Information Letter

Portland River Hawks Baseball Team News

Hawks are looking for few more competitive pitchers and Position Players

Team Roster 2010

League games...
Portland River Hawks start season with back to back wins.  First game against the Rose City Reds after loading the bases in the first few inning go on to win 9-4.  Second game with Steve D. on the mound shut down the Bulldogs 9-0.  Came back on 5/12 played the Titans for our 3rd win. With All the rain we had to wait until June 13 for our forth win 6-1 against the Pirates again Steven D gets the win.  Fathers Day saw the Hawks lose their first game to the Dodgers 3-1 with only 9 players on the field. Hawks came back on June 27th to face the Thunder on a nice Sunday evening and pickup their 5th win,  PJ Hiser goes the distance with a 3 hit shut out and Bill Rowe gets the game winning hit final was 9-0.
Hawks come back to Portland to play Circles on July 10th taking a tough loss in 8 innings 3-2. Face the Royals 7/15 and win 4-0 Stephen deLaubenfels pitches complete game.  Play Indians on 7/17 and win a squeaker 4-3 with Pete Stadmeyer going the distance.  Hawks top the Pirates 3-1 in another close game, PJ Hiser goes the distance in a well played game by both teams. Hawks are now 8-2 at the half way point in the season.

Portland River Hawks start the second half with a loss to the Portland Royals.  Come back to beat the Indians 4-3 and the Pirates 3-1. Then in a tough loss to the Thunder 2-3.  They go on a  3 game win streak playing the Royals  6-3, the Flyers 6-1, and Twins 4-1.  In the game Against the Angels with Nick Renault home for a brief stop in between playing for Indy teams Big Bend and NJ Bears has the River Hawks down 7-0 in the third.  River Hawks not wanting to roll over fight back with 3 runs and with the bases loaded Mike Wood hits a towering drive down the left field line for a grand slam that ties the game.  PJ Hiser comes in in the 7th to close the game . With no lights at Sckavone the games ends in a 7-7 tie. The River Hawks then  play the Angels a second time winning 6-2.  In a surprise game against the 0-19 Portland Highlanders the River Hawks goi into the 7th inning down 7-3 they score 5 runs to pick up the win.  The River Hawks end the season with a 15-4 win over the Indians .. River Hawks Final Standings 15-4-1 Second place...Home Runs for the season by PJ Hiser, Elliot Sherrell, Mike Wood and Kevin Clark.  Team Roster
NWIBL 2010 Championship Play Offs

Finishing second in the league standings the River Hawks get a bye in round 1, In the first game against the Portland Bulldogs fielding 8 the River Hawks go on to win 20-0 in 5 innings)

In the second game facing the 3rd place Circles and their ace Stephen George (also home from pitching in the Indy leagues this year) The River Hawks throw Stephen deLaubenfels Team ERA Leader.  PJ Hiser's first at bat  puts one over the left center wall and the River Hawks take a 1-0 lead.  The Circles come back with a run and the game stays tied until the 5th when Kevin Clark hits a double and scores.  In the 6th JJ Moorman comes in to hold the Circles and gets 1-2-3 inning for the hold. To finish the game PJ Hiser comes in and finishes ...
River Hawks 2 Circles 1

River hawks now face the Portland Pirates a long time Portland Semi-Pro team managed by Jesse Martin and loaded with ex pro and college players.  ( Nik Lubisich, Jason Short, Shawn Lindsey, Matt McCord) River Hawks Win the first game 3-2 behind PJ Hiser and now wait the outcome of the Pirates, Thunder game.

Final game Sunday 8/29 sees the River Hawks again facing the Pirates as the Pirates win against the Thunder 7-4. Jesse Martin throws complete game wining 11-4 handing the River Hawks their fist loss. With the win loss combination this forces the Pirates and River Hawks into a final Playoff Game (the NWIBL teams played a total of 31 games).

Jesse Martin comes back to face a determined River Hawks Teams and wins again (Jesse pitched 14 innings throwing 212 pitches ) and wins the championship for the Pirates 4-2. River Hawks place second in the league, second in the Playoffs, not bad for their second year in the NWIBL.

River Hawks look forward to 2011 and have a few open spots for players wanting to try out ...Contact Hawks at  portland_hawks@portlandriverhawks.com.

Non League Games...
Portland River Hawks traveled to Salem to play 2 on 5/16.  Played 2 games winning both and stopped for Pizza and a Beer. Nice way to spend a Sunday afternoon.

Hawks Go back to Salem and play Memorial Day Weekend and split 4 games 2-2.

Hawks Play the Oregon City Latino All-Stars in a 9 inning game on June 19th winning 12-4. 

Hawks spend Fourth of July in Seattle playing 6 games in 4 days making the semi finals (split the 6 games 3-3).

Come see Northwest Independent Baseball League teams as they battle it out for the city championship to be held with a double elimination series August 16th to August 29th. Fans are welcome to attend games at Sckavone Field, TUALATIN HILLS, and Walker Stadium any time they wish (all games are free so see you at the ball park) just visit the Play Off Games Schedule for games and times at each venue. Come see the NWIBL Teams battle for the Portland City Championship Game to be played at Sckavone Stadium 10 AM August 29th.

The league also supports 2010 Fall Baseball Series and Monday Night Baseball open to anyone over 18 who wants to experience playing wood bat baseball, games in Sckavone Stadium, Westmoreland Park. Gates open at 5.30 PM and the game lasts till dusk. Teams looking to add players for fall season starting second week in September should register below.

The Second NWIBL All-Star game will be played on 8/29 starting 1PM ...this will be a 9 inning game followed by a league pot luck BBQ...(Will need a few BBQ's) Will set up in the park area behind the left field fence open to all League Players, Umpires, and families.

Play in the Portland Baseball Fall Wood Bat Series
Act Now! teams have spots open, register now to be placed on a team. Father and Sons (18+) can play on the same teams.  Do you have a team (18 and Older) and want to join the NWIBL Fall Series?
Call 503.208.2009 or email baseball@nwibl.org 

Player Registration form 2014

Monday Night Baseball Play this Fall
Registration Every Monday

No game 8/23 Field not useable

Broke your Bat Check out League Store
Wood Bats 4 Sale

NWIBL becomes distributor of Brett Bros. Baseball Equipment Composite & Wood Baseball Bats, Fungo Bats, Pro Baseball Gloves, Glove Lace Kits, NFHS Baseballs, MLB Baseballs, Helmets, Pop Up Nets, Braided Ionic & Titanium Necklaces  Special League Prices see Wood Bats 4 Sale

Do you need Baseball Players or Umpires for casting calls, commercials, TV Shows, Movies email or 503 208 2009

2010 Team Members
Team Stats
Team Information
Team Pictures
League Games
Practice Schedule
Baseball News
Baseball Links
Baseball Information
Portland Baseball History
Baseball Isms
Pitching Tips Hitting Tips Fielding Tips Injury Tips
Contact Portland River Hawks
Online Baseball Practice
Indoor Training Sites
Try Out Information
2008 Team Members
2009 team Members
Baseball Equipment Store

Brett's Baseball Gloves

Brett's Bats

Baseball Vendors Bats
Baseball Vendors Gloves
Baseball Vendors Specials
Baseball Vendors Specials
The Portland River Hawks Baseball Team is comprised of outstanding semi-pro baseball players in and around Portland, OR. Sponsored by local Portland companies

Join the Northwest Independent Baseball League
Portland's only all Wood Bat League

Spring/Summer teams 18 + and 28+ Play Baseball the Wood Bat Way

Spring and Summer  games played at Sckavone Stadium, Westmoreland Park and Walker Stadium,  Lent's Park

All Spring and Summer Teams in need of players
call or email to be placed on our league tryout list 503-208-2009  Baseball@nwibl.org
NWIBL Online Registration form

Register NOW to play Spring/Summer Baseball
(Try outs are by date received)

Managers with Baseball Teams we are now accepting registration for Spring/Summer Season. 

NWIBL will help managers in forming new teams with web page,
uniforms, and equipment.

College players wanting to play wood bat baseball living in the Portland, Gresham, Salem, and Vancouver area register now.
Games played at Walker and Sckavone Stadiums.
Summer Baseball

FREE AGENTS  Subs Needed...call our player hot line 503 208 2009

Brett's Bats

Baseball Rules

Baseball Rules Infield Fly Rule

Baseball Rules Balks

Baseball Rules Judgment Calls

Official Rules The Batter

Baseball Rules Dropped Third Strike

Broke your Bat Check out League Store
Wood Bats 4 Sale

NWIBL becomes distributor of Brett Bros. Baseball Equipment Composite & Wood Baseball Bats, Fungo Bats, Pro Baseball Gloves, Glove Lace Kits, NFHS Baseballs, MLB Baseballs, Helmets, Pop Up Nets, Braided Ionic & Titanium Necklaces  Special League Prices see Wood Bats 4 Sale
Come join us, you can play this Fall for local Portland baseball teams.  Fall Season starts in September, play 10 games plus elimination champion series.  If you are a current baseball player who wants to continue playing ball right up to the World Series then get your glove and come on out, NWIBL has a team waiting for you.  We are gearing up for the Fall season and players are needed to fill out team rosters.  Fall League Draft September 8  at Sckavone Field  email for Application or call 503 208 2009

Northwest Independent Baseball League

With the advent of the Portland Beavers leaving Portland at the end of the 2010 season everyone is asking what will happen to baseball in Portland next season (2011). The Northwest Independent Baseball League has the answer.

Come see Semi-professional baseball played with local teams and players form the Portland's and Vancouver area. Fourteen teams play baseball from May through August at Walker and Sckavone Stadiums (see schedule at NWIBL.ORG) in Southeast Portland. Teams consist of players with High School, College, and Professional experience and are looking for local sponsorship.

Come see teams this year (2010) as they battle it out for the city championship to be held with a double elimination series the last 2 weeks in August. Thanks to the City of Portland Parks division the stadiums are kept in game ready play all summer and into early fall. Fans are welcome to attend any time they wish at no charge just visit nwibl.org for games and times at each venue. The league also supports Monday Night Baseball at Sckavone Stadium open to anyone over 18 who wants to experience playing in a stadium every Monday. Gates open at 5.30 PM and lasts till dusk.

The 2011 seasons looks for the league to expand with up to 4 new teams (Portland Yankees, Westmoreland Red Sox, the Vaughn Street Beavers, and a team to be named from the Oregon City area). Players within the two divisions can continue their passion playing base ball at the highest level. Players follow modified MLB rules and use umpires form MOSA a Portland based umpire association.

Portland Yankees and the Westmorland Red Sox are expansion teams for the Northwest Independent Baseball League a 14 team Semi-Pro 18 and older baseball league based in Portland OR. Teams will play in the NWIBL fall 2010 season and be ready to play league games in the spring of 2011. With the addition of these teams and one from Oregon city NWIBL will expand to 18 teams to begin the 2011 season.

These teams are looking for new players with Varsity High School, College, and Professional experience. Baseball players that are wanting to continue their baseball passion and competitive sprit can sign up at NWIBL.ORG. Now's your chance to play in Portland's premier 18 and older Wood Bat Northwest Independent Baseball League. If your a solid Baseball Coach and willing to manage we need you...

Call 503 208 2009 or register
Fall Wood Bat 18 and Older Adult  Baseball League
Sign up for FALL Baseball Now!!!
Player Registration form 2014

The Portland  River Hawks are dedicated to helping take the level of play to new heights. To this end, the River Hawks coaches and players will conduct clinics and seminars for youth players that will help build on the baseball foundations that they’re developing and give them the athletic and sportsmanship skills that will help carry them to the next level of competition.

Whether it’s helping to improve the facilities in the area, or the building on the skills of local players, the Portland River Hawks are intent on proving that baseball is more than just a spectator sport. Fans of all types are welcome and encouraged to come cheer on your Portland River Hawks!
Copyright © 2008 Portland River Hawks., All rights reserved. 01/15/2014 05:47 PM
Member of the Northwest Independent Baseball League (NWIBL.org)
Want to learn more about Independent Baseball? 
Member of Portland Amateur Baseball Association www.Portlandpaba.com

Become a League Sponsor for one of our 17 Teams Call 503 208 2009 or email

Portland City Baseball   Portland Adult Baseball  Portland Wood Bat Baseball  Play Monday Night Baseball
 Independent Men's Baseball  Wood Bats 4 Less  Composite Wood bats 4 Sale Baseball Glove 4 Sale
Baseball Equipment 4 Sale BBCOR Wood Bats Laminated Wood Bats
Wood bats 4 Sale 
Coaching Tips 4 Baseball

If you are looking for work check here Baseball Jobs and Portland Area Jobs