Maidu, Roseville West, Woodcreek little leagues open season
With five youth baseball leagues, Roseville and Granite Bay are bustling at this time of the year. It all began Saturday, as Maidu, Roseville West and Woodcreek little leagues held opening ceremonies for the 2012 season.
Lakeside Little League in Granite Bay and Roseville PONY start the season this Saturday. Roseville PONY will welcome a record of number of players on opening day, scheduled for 10 a.m. at Hillsborough Park, 1001 Hillsborough Dr. Sacramento River Cats mascot Dinger is scheduled to appear at 11 a.m. in front of a crowd expected to number more than 600.