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Welcome!Updated Tuesday May 14, 2019 by Novato Babe Ruth.
2019 Spring Ball Information
The Babe Ruth Baseball League is for players who are 12* - 15 years of age, and who reside within Marin County. According to National Babe Ruth rules, any player born prior to May 1, 2006, and on or after May 1, 2003, will be eligible for Babe Ruth League competition. Players on their High School Baseball team (Frosh, JV, or Varsity) may join their team when their High School Baseball season ends. Freshmen players will not miss any Regular Season Babe Ruth games. See our FAQ page for more information, particularly about "12 swing player" eligibility*.
Pre-season Practices, Scrimmages & Games Begin: The week of March 25, 2019, weather-permitting
Regular Season Dates of Play: ~May 12, 2018 – ~June 23, 2018
*IMPORTANT*: Players who played for NBR in Spring or Fall 2018 are not required to provide a birth certificate for Spring 2019 registration. For all other players who are new to NBR, a copy of the player's birth certificate can be uploaded when prompted during the registration process, or a hard copy can be mailed to NBR, P.O. Box 2854, Novato, CA 94948-2854. A copy of the player's birth certificate must be received before tryouts on Saturday, March 9th.
Spring Ball General Information
Registration for Spring Ball usually opens the firstSaturday in January. Exact registration dates for the Spring Ball season will be posted on our website and our Facebook page, and will be communicated via email.
Fall Ball General Information
Registration for Fall Ball usually opens in early August. Exact registration dates for the Fall Ball season will be posted on our website and our Facebook page, and will be communicated via email.
Every player who is NEW to Novato Babe Ruth must provide a birth certificate as proof of age. If you're not able to upload a copy during the registration process, a hard copy should be sent to NBR, P.O. Box 2854, Novato, CA 94948-2854. If you have any questions about the registration process, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.