News and information about the 96th season of the

Ban Johnson Collegiate League, Kansas City's premier

wood-bat league for college and college-bound players

June 11, 2023 | No. 2


Building Champions 1B Jeremy Comer, who has signed with the University of Tennessee, hopes to use his time this summer in the BJCL as a springboard to success in the SEC, which is the toughest college baseball conference in the country.

Tennessee-bound BC star Jeremy Comer hopes BJCL serves as springboard into SEC

Next month, Building Champions 1B Jeremy Comer heads to Tennessee on a baseball scholarship and moves into the SEC, the nation’s best college baseball conference.

Needing a place to stay sharp for six weeks before joining the Volunteers, the opportunity to develop drew Comer to the Ban Johnson Collegiate League this summer.

Read more about Comer as he prepares to head to the SEC

Manny's Pitcher of the Week

RHP Arlen Peters, Adapt Prospects

Peters tossed four no-hit innings against the MSBL Royals.

Read more about Peters' performance

Independence Ridge Apartments Player of the Week

OF Darius Freeman, Ban Johnson Legends

Four of Freeman's eight hits last week went for extra bases.

Read more about Freeman's performance

BJCL Week 2 photo gallery

2023 BJCL schedule
2023 BJCL standings