NEWTON BABE RUTH LEAGUE BASEBALL 2018
Posted on 2018-02-07 by webmaster
Dear Thirteen Year Old Ballplayer (or player new to Babe Ruth League):
The Newton Babe Ruth League Baseball Division serves players who are, AS OF APRIL 30, 2018, between the ages of 13 and 15. City-wide tryouts for the 2018 season will be held, following which players will be drafted onto the League’s teams. Your child’s age is determined by his/her age on April 30, 2018.
Play begins on Tuesday May 29, 2018. The regular season ends around July 20 and playoffs are expected to be completed around August 10. Players anticipating short vacations or other summer plans which will not seriously interfere with the baseball schedule are encouraged to tryout and play in the Babe Ruth League. We do not schedule regular league games around the July 4th holiday. Tournament team games are expected to be played during that time.
Graduates from Little League are receiving this letter by mail. If you know any 13 year old players who did not receive this letter, or if you know any 14-15 year old players interested in playing Babe Ruth League Baseball for the first time, please be sure to direct them to our website for information and to apply online.
THERE IS A REGISTRATION FEE OF $150.00 if you register on or before March 15th. AFTER MARCH 15th THE FEE WILL BE $175.00. REGISTER NOW!
No child will be denied the opportunity to play for lack of financial resources
TO REGISTER, FOLLOW THE LINK TO THE LEFT
YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PRODUCE AN ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE.
Tryouts will be held on the following dates and times:
Saturday, April 28 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM at Albemarle Playground
Sunday, April 29 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM at Albemarle Playground
In the event of rain or other cancellation on April 28 or 29, any canceled tryout will be rescheduled to Sat, May 5, from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM at Albemarle Playground.
Please check the website for any last minute changes to the time or location of tryouts.
You are REQUIRED to attend AT LEAST ONE TRYOUT for the full two hours. If you know that you will be unable to attend either tryout or if the only tryout date on which you are available is canceled by weather, you must send a written letter explaining the problem to Newton Babe Ruth League, c/o Elliott Loew, 51 Winchester Street, Suite 205, Newton, MA 02461, no later than April 14, 2018 or, if caused by a canceled tryout, then immediately following the canceled tryout. We cannot guarantee that enough roster space will be available to accommodate all players interested in playing BABE RUTH LEAGUE Baseball. Players not selected will have their fee refunded.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, APRIL 14, 2018. REGISTRATION BY PHONE OR MAIL WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED!!! Applications not received timely will be considered on a space available basis only.
If you have questions, please call Elliott Loew at (617) 969-2660 Monday-Friday, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
We all look forward to a successful 2018 Baseball Season!