Somerset Hunterdon Babe Ruth League
Greetings from Somerset Hunterdon Babe Ruth Baseball,
Since our inception in 2008, SHBR league has provided competitive recreational baseball for players interested in 16 to 18 year old baseball. Our league is chartered by Babe Ruth Inc. and our charter encompasses Somerset and Hunterdon counties.
2017 Fall Season Highlights:
- The 2017 fall season will be all BBCOR -3.
- 10 game regular season, starting on September 9th, 2017: 7 games played on weekends and 3 games played during the week. Schedules are flexible.
- Each team will host 5 home games.
- Single game elimination playoffs on or about October 28, 2017.
- Entry fee per team is $200 with a maximum roster size of 18 players.
- Each team is responsible for their own equipment, uniforms & baseballs.
- Home teams must provide 2 carded umpires for each of their 5 home games. The cost of umpires will be spilt by the teams in the playoffs.
- Each team must provide proof of insurance. Optionally, insurance may be purchased from Babe Ruth, Inc.
- Entry fee per individual is $175 for Bridgewater-Raritan-Hillsborough players and $185 for "Out-of-Town" players. ($10 Discount per player if another sibling is registered in the Fall program.). Register online at www.bridgewaterbaseball.com/registration
- Any player born prior to May 1, 2002 and on or after January 1, 1998 will be eligible for Babe Ruth 16/18 League competition. This introduces the league to next year’s players.
Somerset Hunterdon Babe Ruth encourages that you include16/18 Babe Ruth baseball in your fall registrations, and hope you make this level of play available to all residents in your town.
If you have any questions, or are interested in registering a team, please contact me.