Last Updated: April 24, 2017
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Welcome to the home of Elk Grove Babe Ruth Baseball - Youth Baseball for 13-18 year olds
Fields are open Thursday and we hope for no more closures
April 20, 2017 – 03:00 PM
Now that the league is back underway, we are all looking forward to completing our schedule. Rain-outs have been or will be shortly rescheduled. A couple of big events are upcoming for the league.
1. There are still openings for our Golf Tournament April 28, 2017 Dry Creek Golf Ranch, Galt 1 pm shot gun start. sign ups on this site under on line forms or print out a hand out on the left menu. It is for the Kids!
2. Len Willeford Home Run Derby 11am Sunday May 7 Jones North. One representative from each of the 16 teams will compete for a grand prize in our traditional Home Run Derby
3. The Tyler Routt Gamer All Stars: This event starts at 1:15pm Jones North with introduction of players for all 4 teams Then games start immediately after introductions on Jones North and South. See the articles about this unique event in Handouts on the left menu. We at the league are proud of this event and the players who win the right to play in the event.
4. Picture Day--May 13 Jones Family Park each of our 15 teams has their pictures taken and opportunities for individual pictures are offered. See Picture schedule on left menu
Let's Play golf "for the kids"
March 15, 2017
11th Annual Golf Tourney to benefit the Elk Grove Babe Ruth league and it's 16 teams of players.
When: Friday April 28, 2017
Where: Dry Creek Ranch Golf Course,
809 Crystal Way, Galt, CA
Time: Shotgun Start at 1:00p.m.
Cost: $100 per person includes Greens fees, cart, driving range balls and dinner (or $350 per foursome)
Hole sponsor opportunities $100 or $400 for foursome and a hole sponsor
Online sign ups available or Mail in form to be available through handouts on left menu soon.
We hope to have a raffle with donated prizes 501 (c) (3) IRS receipt available on request.
16-18 league registration now open!
April 23, 2017
Our older players age 16 to 18 (must not turn 19 before May 1, 2017) starts in mid May. Season ends in mid July. 14 to 16 games, uniforms, umpires, safety equipment and fun. See online forms left menu. We are also looking for coaches for up to two teams (must be Babe Ruth certified or willing to take certification exam). Potential Coaches contact Robert Kilbride or Brent Tetlow ( see contact information left menu)
Spring 2017 13-16 league application for our waiting list.
We now have full rosters for 15 teams. Sign up online or send in the handout form but do not pay. We will notify the wait list players as soon as we get an opening on a team.
Now available the Spring 2017 player application - see handouts on the left menu!
Go to "Online Forms" on the left menu and sign up online using the:
Elk Grove Babe Ruth Baseball is proud to offer the best baseball experience in the Valley. We pride ourselves at being the oldest youth sports league in the Elk Grove Area. Teaching Love of the Game Since 1962. Our basic program runs from March 1 to mid June with 22 regular season games. Pre season with practices and practice games runs from approximately March 1 to April 1. April to early June we have a 22 game season with our Tyler Routt Memorial Mid Season Gamer All Star game on May 7, 2017. Post Season (one week immediately following the final season 4 play off games and a League Championship game on the Saturday following the end of the season) In cooperation with Galt Babe Ruth, our league offers challenging competition on a regulation size field, with a emphasis on fun and sportsmanship. If you are thinking of High School baseball then this is the league you want to join. If you just want a fun baseball experience, we feel we provide that also.
Shown above one of the annual "Tyler Routt-Gamer-All Star Teams" This game for the most "coach-able", "play their hearts out" players happens on the first Sunday in May. It is another unique feature of EGBR.
Next Board Meeting is April 18, 2017, time TBA at Bartholomew Sports Park meeting room. For further details, contact President Robert Kilbride at EGBRpresident@yahoo.com.
For a complete schedule listing, click here!