Last Updated: May 25, 2017
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Upcoming events for EG Babe Ruth
May 11, 2017 – 03:00 PM
Now that the league is back underway, we are all looking forward to completing our schedule. Rain-outs have been rescheduled. A couple of big events are upcoming for the league.
The Babe Ruth District 7 Post Season All Stars and our selection process. We do this in a unique way. All the teams are represented at a meeting and nominate their own or others. The teams then vote on the nomination. 12 players for each of the 5 teams are selected and the Coach of the All Stars has the option of adding 3 players. The Elk Grove Babe Ruth Board of Directors is also taking nominations and volunteers for coaches. The EGBR teams are 13 and under National league and 13 and under American league. 14 and under teams from National and American leagues plus one team of 15 and under from EGBR as a whole. All star meeting for all teams is Sunday, May 21, 2017 at Bartholomew Sports Park Meeting room 1 pm, all 15 Elk Grove teams should be represented by a Manager, Coach or team parent.
Championship game. The playoff system is under review by the board to include at least 6 teams or as many as 12 teams. A decision will be announced by May 22. The Championship game is June 17 at 11am BSP. There will be a raffle at the Championship Game. Raffle prizes include 3 front row tickets to an up coming SF Giants game, gift baskets and gift cards of various denominations. Details upcoming.
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 June 19, 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!