The Matawan Aberdeen Babe Ruth league has always and will continue to led by our dedicated volunteers who act as managers, coaches and board members and allow this league to run and teach our children the "American Pastime".
We are currently looking for volunteers to coach at all levels of the league, but in particular, in the Tee Ball and Pitching Machine age groups.
We are also looking for prospective Board Members to keep the league running efficiently and plan for the future to ensure the league remains financially sound, while continuing to make the necessary investments to make improvements at Toomer field and around the league.
If you are interested in any of these, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2019 Workbond Guidelines
MABRL has updated our work bond guidelines for the 2019 season. Instead of paying work bond fees at the time of registration, MABRL will be collecting work bond fees before the season when uniforms are handed out. If a work bond check is not provided, you will not be given a uniform for your child.
All signups for workbond should be done by going to https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050C48A5AC2DA0FD0-mabrl.
You will need to register on the site and then simply select which day/time you want to work. You do NOT need to perform your workbond at your child's game, you can sign up for any day listed on SignUp Genius.
Tee Ball, Pitching Machine, Minor League, NL and AL parents will be asked to fulfill at least two work assignments per family at Toomer Field during the season. Work may include light clean up around Toomer Field, in our Clubhouse or helping in our snack stand. Other opportunities such as working at the league picture day or clean up days at Toomer will be available as well.
There is NO work bond for our Senior League families.
Work Bond checks will be cashed if one or more work assignments are missed. Work Bond checks will be shredded if all work assignments are fulfilled.
MABRL Registration Refund Policy
MABRL incurs costs to purchase equipment, uniforms, and bears other administrative activities in preparation of each season.
MABRL’s refund policy is as follows:
- All requests MUST be submitted in writing to email@example.com. Requests through managers, coaches, or board members will not be accepted.
- Refund requests prior to the registration deadline will be honored, less a $25 administrative fee.
- Once the registration deadline has passed and the child has been assigned to a team, a refund will be honored at a 50% rate.
- Once a regular season game has been played, refund requests will not be honored.
All refunds will be paid via check. Please allow 2 weeks for processing.
2019 Discount Card Fundraising Program
MABRL will once again be running a “Discount Card” fundraiser for the 2019 season. All families will be required to purchase three (3) “Discount Cards” at registration for $30, which you can then sell for $10 each. These cards will provide discounts at many local business in the Matawan-Aberdeen area, as well as other surrounding towns. Not only can you sell these to make your money back, you can use these cards throughout the year to save money at any business identified on the card. Cards will be provided to all coaches to distribute prior to the season. We will also be selling additional cards at the Toomer Field snackstand during the season.
MABRL Codes of Conduct
MABRL is continuing our Parent & Player Code of Conduct for the 2019 season that we expect all MABRL participants to follow, as well as their families. We also have instituted a Coaches Code of Conduct that all MABRL Managers & Coaches will need to follow. This is done to ensure the league provides a positive environment for our players, their families, and our guests at all MABRL playing and practice fields. The current forms are posted in the Handouts section on the league website. All parents will be required to confirm they have read and reviewed this document when signing their children up, and all coaches will be expected to complete a simple online form prior to the season.