Babe Ruth Bat Rules for 2018

 

All the details are available at  http://www.baberuthleague.org/bat-rules.aspx

 

Babe Ruth League Bat Rules

2017 2018
T-Ball
Marked for T-Ball Use USA Baseball T-Ball Stamp
Cal-Ripken Baseball
2 1/4" Barrel with 1.15 BPF Marking USA Baseball Marking
2 5/8" Barrel Maximum
NO BBCOR BATS
Babe Ruth Baseball 13-15
2 5/8" Barrel
Aluminum or Composite
BBCOR .50
USA Baseball Marking or BBCOR .50
2 5/8” Barrel
Babe Ruth Baseball 16-18
All Bats Must Be
BBCOR .50
No Greater Than -3
All Bats Must Be
BBCOR .50
No Greater Than -3
Babe Ruth Softball
Marked as "Official Softball Bat"
or "Official Fastpitch Bat"
Marked as "Official Softball Bat"
or "Official Fastpitch Bat"
 
There is no effect on Softball Bats
For Tee Ball bats 26" and under, there is a USA Bat sticker program that allows continued usage.