16 to 18 year old baseball at Somerset Hunterdon Babe Ruth Baseball League!!!

The Somerset Hunterdon Babe Ruth League is a highly competitive recreational league for 16 to 18 year old players. 
Our league is chartered by Babe Ruth Inc. and our charter encompasses all of Somerset and most of Hunterdon counties.  We offer Spring, Summer and Fall seasons complete with playoffs and trophies.

  • Spring season is 12 games from April to June.  Registration opens around November.

  • Summer season is 10 games from June to July.  Registration opens around May.

  • Fall season is 10 games from September to October.  Registration opens around July.

Register on the Bridgewater Baseball web site (

Questions about the league? Send us an e-mail at


 2019 Spring Season Highlights:


  • 12 game regular season schedule, starting on or about April 6th, 2019.
  • Each team hosts 6 home games and travels for 6 away games. 

    Travel is within Somerset and Hunterdon Counties, based on the teams registered.

  • Single game elimination playoffs on or about June 1st, 2019.

  • Championship game to be played at TD Park in mid-June.
  • Eligible players are born from January 1, 2000 to April 30, 2003.

  • Home teams must provide 2 carded umpires for each of their 6 home games and baseballs.

  • Umpires costs for playoff games will be split between the playing teams.

  • Registration deadline for the spring season is March 16th, 2019.

 Individual Player Registration:

Team Registration:


Mike Bellinger

President SHBRL

2019 USA Baseball Bat Guide:

The new USABat Standard for 2019 does not affect the Babe Ruth 16-18 league.

All bats must be marked BBCOR .50 and cannot be greater than -3.


2018 Spring Champions - North Hunterdon

2017 Spring Champions - Franklin

2017 Spring Champions - Franklin


2016 Spring Champions - Bridgewater Blue







2015 Spring Champions Franklin