Last Updated: February 20, 2017
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Take a few minutes and REGISTER TODAY! We currently have 58 registered players and are 17 players short of our goal of 75 to continue to field 5 Babe Ruth teams for the 2017 season. Lets reach our goal today !!!!!
On-Line Registration for the 2017 Spring Babe Ruth Baseball Season is " NOW OPEN". All 13-15 year old Rutherford residents and out of town residents enrolled in the St.Mary of Rutherford School system are eligible to participate. Please click on the yellow arrow in the Main Menu located on the left, fill out the registration form and click the blue Submit Form box at the bottom to complete.
2017 Age Requirement Dates
15 year old season- born between May 1, 2001 - April 31, 2002
14 year old season- born between May 1, 2002 - April 31, 2003
13 year old season- born between May 1, 2003 - April 31, 2004
Rutherford Babe Ruth Baseball Association Storage Shed
December 7, 2016
Finally a place we can call home. Our custom built 10' x 14' Storage Shed, built by
American Shed Builders out of Old Bridge, NJ was completed on December 7th.
The Shed is located next to our Batting Cages at Memorial Field. It is a welcomed addition for all the coaches and volunteers as we continue
to make improvements to the Rutherford Babe Ruth Baseball Program and the
South Bergen Babe Ruth Baseball League. Thanks to everyone who helped make this possible.
Rutherford Elks Wins 15u Fall Championship
Game and Playoff Schedule for the final weekend of Fall Baseball is as follows:
Saturday November 5th:
Hasbrouck Heights (3) vs Wood-Ridge (8) 3:00 pm Diamond # 2 Memorial Field Rutherford
Wood-Ridge (5 ) vs Hasbrouck Heights (6) 5:00 pm Diamond # 2 Memorial Field Rutherford
#3 seed Rutherford Elks (1) #2 seed Rutherford Bulldogs (0) 7:30 pm D2
#4 seed Passaic (11) #1 seed Lodi (3) 6:00 pm Kennedy Field Lodi
Sunday November 6th
13 u PBI Playoffs
#10 seed Monroe NY (8) #8 seed Rutherford Bulldogs (3) 4:00 pm D2 Memorial Field Rutherford
15u Championship Game
Winner of #4 seed Passaic Indians (7) #3 seed Rutherford Elks (12) 7:00 pm D2 Rutherford
2016 Fall League Champions- Rutherford Elks
2016 SOUTH BERGEN FALL BALL LEAGUE
Rutherford Babe Ruth Baseball Association's inaugural South Bergen Fall Baseball League registration is now closed. The League will consist of a 6 team Division of 14u and 15u players. Each team will play each other twice for a total of 10 regular season games. The top 4 teams in each division will play in a single elimination playoff leading to a Championship game.
Registered Teams: Rutherford Bulldogs, Hasbrouck Heights, Wood-Ridge Blue Devils, Lodi, Passaic and Rutherford Dawgs.
Dates: This is a Saturday and or Sunday Fall League with times and fields determined by the Managers of each team. Regular Season: Opening weekend is September 10 and 11 with regular season ending on October 30th. Playoffs: #4 seed at #1 seed and #3 seed at #2 seed November 5th- Championship Game: November 6th w/rainout date November 12/13
Each team will be responsible to supply Umpire Fees and Baseballs.
COST: Team Registration ($ 125. each)
For more info contact: Rob MacMillan- email@example.com - 201-538-1042
Nick Russo- firstname.lastname@example.org - 201-280-2014
13's,14's and 15's begin play this weekend in State Tournaments
All three age groups have advanced to the 2016 Babe Ruth State Tournaments. The 13 year old BCB Community Bank sponsored team heads to Mt. Olive on Saturday to take on Wayne PAL @ 12:30pm. Game #2 is on Sunday vs Bridgewater @ 3:00pm with Game #3 scheduled on Monday @ 8:15 vs Westfield. All Games will take place at Russ Nagle Field located at 23 Flanders-Bartley Road Flanders, NJ. The 14 year old Team sponsored by Rutherford Masons will head to Jersey City on Sunday vs Randolph @ 4:00pm in Game #1. Game # 2 Monday vs Jersey City @ 5:30pm, Game #3 Tuesday vs Cranford @ 5:30pm and Game #4 Wednesday vs Hillsborough @ 5:30pm. All games will take place at Metro Field located at 179 Westside Ave in Jersey City. The 14/15 year old team sponsored by Boiling Springs Savings Bank will begin play on Saturday in Edison @ 12:00pm vs Edison. Game #2 Sunday vs Wood-Ridge @ 12:30 pm and Game #3 vs Mt.Olive on Monday @ 8:15pm. The Field is located at 400 Suttons Lane, Edison, NJ.
Good Luck to all the Teams !
Northern New Jersey District 4/6 Championship goes to Wood-Ridge
Wood-Ridge scored a 12-2 victory in the 2016 District 4/6 Championship Game over host Rutherford. Both teams will advance to the State Tournament set to begin play on July 9 in Edison . The Rutherford Babe Ruth Baseball Association would like to thank the Rutherford Department of Public Works, Rutherford Recreation, RJF, Tournament Sponsor Boiling Springs Savings Bank, all the Scorekeepers and PA Announcers, the Munch Man Food Truck, Babe Ruth officials Al Tani and Skip Adams and all the Rutherford volunteers that helped us run a successful week long District Tournament. Good Luck to Wood-Ridge and Rutherford in the State Tournament.
Rutherford to Host 2016 District 4/6 Tournament Sponsored by Boiling Springs Savings Bank
2016 Babe Ruth District 4 and 6
Age: 13-15 year olds
Sites: Rutherford - Tamblyn Field 30 Woodland Ave / Memorial Field Diamond #2 199 Monona Ave
Participating Teams: Clifton, Passaic, Lodi, Hasbrouck Heights, Wood-Ridge, Rutherford, Union City, Jersey City
Tournament Sponsor: Boiling Springs Savings Bank
Food: Concession Stand @ Tamblyn Field / Munch Man Food Truck @ Memorial Field
Opening Game: Friday June 24th 5:30 pm Memorial Field Diamond #2
Pool Play Dates: June 24-June 28
Semi-Finals: Wednesday June 29
Championship Game: Thursday June 30 7:00 pm @ Memorial Field Diamond #2
POOL A POOL B
A1- Clifton 0-3 (eliminated) B1- Lodi 3-1 (eliminated)
A2- Wood-Ridge 5-0 (Advance-Champ) B2- Passaic 0-3 (eliminated)
A3- Rutherford 3-2 (Advance-Runner up) B3- Hasbrouck Heights 1-2 (eliminated)
A4- Union City 1-2 (eliminated) B4- Jersey City 2-2 (eliminated)
Friday- June 24 5:30pm Memorial Field #2- Rutherford (20) Clifton (0)
8:00pm Memorial Field #2- Lodi (9) Hasbrouck Heights (2)
Saturday- June 25 12:00pm Tamblyn Field - Wood-Ridge (15) Union City (0)
4:00pm Tamblyn Field - Passaic (1) Jersey City (16)
Sunday- June 26 12:00pm Tamblyn Field - UnionCity (4) Clifton(1)
4:00pm Tamblyn Field - Rutherford (10) Wood-Ridge (11)
Sunday- June 26 3:00pm Memorial Field #2- JerseyCity (5) Lodi (7)
7:00pm Memorial Field #2- B3-HH (12) Passaic (3)
Monday- June 27 5:30pm Tamblyn Field - A1-Clifton (1) Wood-Ridge (23)
7:00pm Memorial Field #2- Lodi (7) Passaic (6)
Tuesday- June 28 5:30pm Kennedy Field, Lodi -Rutherford (12) UnionCity (3)
Wednesday-June 29 5:30pm Kennedy Field, Jersey City (8) Hasbrouck Heights (7)
Wednesday-June 29 8:00pm Kennedy Field, Lodi- #1 seed Pool A Wood-Ridge (6) #2 seed Pool B Jersey City (0)
7:00pm Memorial Field #2- #1 seed Pool B Lodi (4) #2 seed Pool A Rutherford (7)
Thursday- June 30 7:00pm Memorial Field #2- Championship Game- Wood-Ridge (12) Rutherford (2)
BABE RUTH OFFICIAL- SKIP ADAMS 908-205-2698
BABE RUTH OFFIAIAL- AL TANI 973-851-6119
RUTHERFORD PRESIDENT- PAT KINZLER 201-407-9382
RUTHERFORD TREASURER- ROB MACMILLAN 201-538-1042
13 YR OLDS HEAD TO JERSEY CITY DISTRICT 4 TOURNAMENT
The 13 year old tournament team lead by Manager Nick Russo will begin play on Saturday June 25. All games will take place at Greenville Westside Babe Ruth Field located at 179 Westside Ave in Jersey City.
Game #1- Saturday June 25 4:00pm Rutherford (15) Weehawken (4)
Game #2- Monday June 27 8:00PM Rutherford (12) Union City (8) - GAME SUSPENDED IN 6TH INN.
Game #3-Wednesday June 29 8:00pm vs Rutherford (12) Jersey City (2)
Game #4- Thursday June 30 7:00pm #2 seed vs #3 seed
Game #5- Friday July 1 7:30pm Championship Game- Rutherford (0) Jersey City (8)
Wood-Ridge Graycliff wins 2016 South Bergen Babe Ruth League Championship Game
June 12, 2016 – 05:00 PM
The National League and defending South Bergen League Champion Wood-Ridge Graycliff scored 4 times in the first inning in route to an 11-1 win over American League Champ Rutherford PBA in front of a packed house at Wood-Ridge High School. Congrats Graycliff on there second consecutive League Championship.
2016 13-15 year old American League Playoffs
6/6 #4 seed Rutherford Nutley Kia-8 #5 seed Rutherford O'Shea's-3
6/7 #2 seed Rutherford Elks-11 #3 seed Rutherford Village Gourmet-10
6/7 #1 seed Rutherford PBA-3 #4 seed Rutherford Nutley Kia-2 8 inn.
American League Championship Game
6/9 #1 seed Rutherford PBA-7 #2 seed Rutherford Elks-4
2016 13-15 year old National League Playoffs
6/6 #4 seed HH Stan's-14 #5 seed C/ER Cards 4
6/6 #2 seed WR Graycliff-13 #3 seed WR Cinellis-3
6/8 #4 seed HH Stan's vs #1 seed WR Segovias @ WRHS 7:00 pm
National League Championship Game
6/9 #2 seed WR Graycliff-7 #1 seed WR Segovias-6 @
2016 Pioneer League (13 year olds) Playoffs
5/22 #3 seed C/ER Cards-8 #6 seed HH Pharmacy-3
5/22 #4 seed Rutherford Fire Dept.-11 #5 seed HH Care One-1
6/4 #1 seed Wood-Ridge-8 #4 seed Rutherford Fire Dept.-4
6/7 #2 seed Little Ferry DMS Devils-14 #3 seed C/ER Cardinals-10
2016 Pioneer League Championship Game
6/11 #2 seed Little Ferry DMS Devils-16 #1 Wood-Ridge-12
Congrats Little Ferry- 2016 13 yr old Pioneer League Champs !
2016 SOUTH BERGEN BABE RUTH BASEBALL LEAGUE 13-15 YR OLDS
Rutherford Babe Ruth Alumni on 2016 College Rosters
Good Luck to the past Babe Ruth All-Stars !
Max Hermann Rex MacMillan Tyler Roldan Connor Claire
(LHP) (2B/P) (OF) (1B)
RUTGERS NJIT KENYON Rutgers-Newark
SR. SR. SR. FR.
Jake Regina Max Maarleveld Sean Gibney Adam Hernandez
(RHP) (LHP) (RHP) (OF)
ST.PETERS MONTCLAIR ST. NEW JERSEY CITY ST. PETERS
SR. SOPH. JR. R-JR.
2015 Beefsteak/Comedy Night Fundraiser was a great success !
The Rutherford Babe Ruth Baseball Association would like to express our gratitude and appreciation to all of our merchants and sponsors for their generous donations and support of our 2015 Beefsteak/Comedy Night Fundraiser held on May 30th. Much of the success was due to the hard work of our dedicated coaches and volunteers. THANK YOU !
Boiling Springs Savings announces Community Alliance Program Fundraiser
January 1, 2014
Boiling Springs Savings Bank, a longtime sponsor of Rutherford Babe Ruth Baseball, is giving the League an unprecedented opportunity for fund raising.Through its Community Alliance Program (CAP), Boiling Springs will donate a percentage of depositors’ account balances to qualified non-profit organizations based on registration forms received at the bank. The percentage to be donated will be ¼ to ½ percent, depending on the type of account registered. To register your accounts for a CAP donation to Rutherford Babe Ruth Baseball, fill out the registration form, and bring it to a teller window at Boiling Springs Savings Bank. Once at least twenty depositors are on file, the bank will begin quarterly donations to the League. The more depositors registered, the greater the donation. All Board Members, Coaches, Players, and Parents of players, are encouraged to participate in this simple way to donate to the League. If you can not print the registration form send an e-mail request to email@example.com and we will send one to you. THANK YOU !
***WARNING*** Strict rules will be in effect for the 2016 season at the following artificial surface locations : Hasbrouck Heights H.S., Wood-Ridge H.S., Becton H.S. and Lodi H.S. & Kennedy Park- NO GUM, NO SEEDS, NO METAL SPIKES. All facilities including Rutherford and Little Ferry must be cleaned up properly after each game.