Last Updated: November 13, 2017 


  • Greater Taunton ABUA will be holding classes for anyone interested in becoming a baseball umpire.
  • The big diamond class for Babe Ruth and higher is beginning on November 27, 28, and 29 from 7pm to 9pm
  • The small diamond class is held on Saturday December 2, 2017 from 8am -3pm (lunch included) with a field mechanics class.
  • Both classes are held at the Fall River Elks Lodge 118 on North Main St. Fall River Ma. Exit 8A off route 24 at the roundabout. Both these classes will review and interpret the rules for their level of play with a test to follow the end of the class.
  • NOTE: To attend the big diamond classes you must be 17yrs and older and able to attend all three classes this class is for those who are serious about umpiring Babe Ruth, Cal Ripken, AAU and higher- level baseball. All interested potential umpires regardless of age may attend the small diamond class.
  • For more information and to obtain an application to save a spot in either class.
  • Contact: Rick @ 774-644-3731 or email (subject line: Umpire Class)


TBR Grand Slam Training Center

Taunton Area Babe Ruth League is proud to operate TBR Grand Slam training center. We are one of only a few Babe Ruth Leagues in the world to offer such a facility.  The TBR Grand Slam Training Center is housed indoors to operate year round.  It is equipped with 3 batting cages, a pitching lane and a large fielding area plus a variety of training equipment including pitching machines and moveable pitching mounds.  The center hosts a variety of clinics  throughout the year to help players learn the game as well as being a place for experienced players to improve their skills.  Whether the clinic is for strength and conditioning or hitting, fielding and throwing or pitching, there is a clinic for all players at all skill levels.  Clinics are for ages 7-18. TBR Grand Slam is located at 391 W Water St., Taunton. Be sure to check below for any upcoming clinic openings. Email to be placed on our clinic waiting list.



TBR Grand Slam is preparing a list of players interested in attending pre season baseball clinics.  If interested in getting clinic info when it comes out, send the players name and age along with parent or guardian info to