Last Updated: July 19, 2016
  • Empire State Baseball League is affiliated with Babe Ruth League, Inc.
  • Empire provides travel baseball that works with community programming!
  • Empire serves youths 8 -15 years of age in Spring/Summer and 7 - 14 in Fall.
  • Empire youths advance to play Eastern New York Mickey Mantle at 16 years of age
  • Empire youths advance to play Eastern New York Connie Mack at 17 and 18 years of age.

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Empire State Baseball League is the only travel baseball program in the Capital Region partnered

with both Babe Ruth League, Inc and Cal Ripken League, Inc.


1st Annual Brian Weiner Memorial Baseball Tournament

Scotia-Glenville Babe Ruth is honored to announce the first annual Brian Weiner Memorial Tournament August 5th to September 18th.

Brian was the Eastern New York Babe Ruth League Assistant State Commissioner and Eastern New York Sr. Babe Ruth League Commissioner until his passing in June 2015, he was also a founding member of Scotia Babe Ruth and Scotia Glenville Girls Softball Leagues. He was a member of Scotia Little League, ENY Mickey Mantle League, ENY Connie Mack League and American Legion. Brian was also very active with Scotia-Glenville schools and the Odyssey of the Mind.

Brian dedicated his life to children and youth sports. Brian’s family was the children he coached and mentored. It is only fitting this wonderful human being be memorialized with a tournament in his honor.

The tournament will consist of six different age divisions (13U, 14U, and 15U, 16U, 18 over and 33 over). All tournament divisions will be double elimination.


14U - August 5th - 7th

13U - August 12th - 14th

15U - August 19th - 21st

16U - August 26th - 28th

18 over - September 9th - 11th

33 over - September 16th - 18th


Entry fee is $175 plus 1 umpire fee per team/per game. SGBR will supply game balls.


Click here to go to the  Registration Forms and Tournament Rules section of the Scotia Glenville Babe Ruth website.


Please submit your Registration Form with Entry Fee no later than August 1st. 


For Further Information Please Contact Tracy Swearingen SGBR President at 518-944-8794 or Arden VanNatten Tournament Coordinator at 518-560-0467




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