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2016 NorCal All Stars Tournaments
2016 NorCal All Stars Tournament Information is coming.
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8u All Star Tournament will be hosted by Laguna Youth Baseball League
in Laguna, CA starting July 2nd through 9th, 2016
9u All Star Tournament will be hosted by Delta Baseball and Softball League
in Antioch,CA starting June 25th through July 2nd, 2016
10u All Star Tournament will be hosted by Oakland California Ripken Baseball League
in Oakland,CA starting July 2nd through 9th, 2016
11u/60' and 12u/60' All Stars Tournaments
will be hosted by River Park Youth Baseball League
in Sacramento,CA starting July 2nd through 9th, 2016
11u/70' All Star Tournament will be hosted by Windsor Cal Ripken Baseball League
in Windsor, CA starting June 24th through July 1st, 2016
12u/70' All Star Tournament will be hosted by Galt Youth Baseball League
in Galt, CA starting June 18th through 25th, 2016
New Year...New Beginnings
As we start a new year, we should look for every opportunity to provide the participants with valuable life lessons, both on and off the field. Remember, our mission is to make the game fun for everyone by providing an educational and enjoyable experience. Read more.
Chartering and Insuring your League has never been Easier!
Babe Ruth League is pleased to remind our leagues that it is time to charter for another great season. Chartering and insuring your league has never been easier. Click herefor further information.
Kevin Ewing - A Player With Heart
Kevin Ewing is only 15 years old, but he has been climbing hills since he could crawl up them. Ewing was born with only one hand. The small one-handed, lefty pitcher with the huge heart has been playing baseball since 2007.Click hereto read his inspirational story.
Five Lessons from MVPs Mike Trout and Clayton Kershaw
While this year's MVP winners each certainly had an amazing year, they have fans everywhere looking ahead. That's because Clayton Kershaw and Mike Trout have made their definitive marks on Major League Baseball so early in their respective careers. Ripken Baseball discusses how you can learn from Mike Trout and Clayton Kershaw. Read more.
Wagoner Re-elected Chairman of the Board
James Wagoner of Forth Smith, Arkansas, has been re-elected Chairman of the Board of Babe Ruth League, Inc. He has served as Chairman since 2007. Read More
Babe Ruth Softball Debuts New Tournaments
Babe Ruth League, Inc. is pleased to announce that beginning with the 2015 season, three additional Softball World Series will be offered in the 8U, 10U and 14U age divisions. In addition, Babe Ruth Softball is developing a second tournament trail for teams chartered under Xtreme Fastpitch to compete in the Xtreme Fastpitch National Championship. Read More
Messier Inducted into Babe Ruth League Hall of Fame
The Babe League International Board of Directors, at their annual meeting held recently, inducted Norm Messier of Lyndonville, Vermont into its Hall of Fame. Messier is the only inductee for the 2015 season. Read More
A New Home for Babe Ruth League, Inc.
Since the early 1970's Babe Ruth League has been headquartered in a small building located on a quiet neighborhood street in Trenton, New Jersey. The program has been growing and evolving over the past decade so much that the organization has decided to relocate the main Headquarters. Read More
Lifetouch Sports - Capturing Precious Moments and Supporting Your Communities
Babe Ruth League, Inc. is excited to announce our new, exclusive multi-year partnership with Lifetouch Sports, a division of Lifetouch, Inc.
Lifetouch, for almost 80 years, has been capturing precious memories of individuals, families, and organizations. They photography more than 50,000 schools across the country and their newly expanded sports division is changing the landscape of team photography. Already working with thousands of programs just like Babe Ruth League, Lifetouch Sports is delivering PRO quality portraits and products at the highest level of service in the industry.
A local Sales Professional will be contacting League Presidents in the coming days to introduce and share ideas on how they can improve your current photo program.
For those of you that can't wait and are eager to get the ball rolling, please visitwww.lifetouch.com/sports, email them email@example.com, or to speak with their National League Sports Representative, call 855-485-5173. Lifetouch Sports looks forward to seeing you at the fields and providing memories that last a lifetime.
Your league can get involved with this program. It's a great way to raise funds and improve your community.
Check it out!
Terry T. Butler, Mr. Community
The NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CAL RIPKEN BASEBALL PROGRAM, using regulation competitive baseball rules - teaches skills, mental and physical development, a respect for the rules of the game, and basic ideals of sportsmanship and fair play. In all aspects, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CAL RIPKEN BASEBALL is committed to providing its participants the very best educational sports experience possible.
It is our fundamental belief that every child with a desire to play baseball be afforded the opportunity to play.
This website is dedicated to the Cal Ripken Leagues; their coaches, players, families, and many volunteers affiliated with NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CAL RIPKEN BASEBALL. CAL RIPKEN BASEBALL is a division of BABE RUTH BASEBALL
The Sportsmanship Code of Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken Baseball League
Develop a strong, clean, healthy body, mind and soul.
Develop a strong urge for sportsmanlike conduct.
Develop understanding of and respect for the RULES.
Develop courage in defeat, tolerance and modesty in victory.