Registrations Now Being Accepted
Registration forms for the spring Baseball and Softball seasons can be printed and mailed or brought to the HYAA office during normal hours
along with a check. Online registrations are also being accepted using a credit card and our secure form.
Note that this year the baseball and softball programs have adopted more of an age-specific format so please be sure to read the information
on the registration forms when registering your child.
New Softball Coaches Handbook
Be sure to check out the
2014 Softball Coaches Handbook.
This terrific guide is full of tips and ideas about getting the most out of coaching and is a great
source of information for coaches at all levels.
Important Babe Ruth Info on Specific Bats
Babe Ruth League, Inc. has been informed that Nike Bat Model #Aero
CX2-BTO636 (light grey), CX2-BTO573 (dark grey) and CX2-BTO598 (blue) have
failed recent performance standard compliance testing.
Effective immediately and until further notice, Nike Bat Model #Aero CX2-BTO636
(light grey), CX2-BTO573 (dark grey) and CX2-BTO598 (blue), including all graphic variations,
is not eligible, or approved, for use in any Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken program or activity.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has advised Babe Ruth League,
Inc. that the BBCOR decertification process has been implemented for the Marucci CAT5 33-inch
Effective immediately and until further notice, this bat (Marucci CAT5 33”
length) is not eligible, or approved, for use in any Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken program or activity.
|Rutgers Safety Course
|Early Registration Ends
HS Commons - 7pm
|Travel Team Tryouts
|Annual Parade/Fair at Cross
|All Star Games at Phillips
|Playoffs Start (boys 3/4 and
to log your games
schedules for ALL grades
Injury Report Form
In case of an injury sustained during an HYAA event, please print and complete the
Injury Report Form and return it to
the HYAA office. Please complete all relevant parts of the form.
General Rules - All Leagues
Boys 2nd/3rd Grade Baseball
Rules - updated March 2014
Boys 4th Grade Baseball Rules
Boys 5th/6th Grade
Girls Softball Rules-All
Grades - Updated for 2015
2015 Softball Coaches
Reporting Field or Equipment Problems
If you see anything you want to report about the condition of the baseball/softball
fields, use the Field Maintenance Feedback form to
report the situation directly to the supervisor of field maintenance.
Likewise, if you have any problem or concern about the equipment used for baseball/softball,
use the Equipment Issue Feedback form to report the
issue directly to the supervisor of equipment.
Here are some articles from Bullpen, the official publication of the Babe Ruth League.
The articles are great for rookie and veteran coaches and talk about ways to teach good, fundamental
skills, and to keep the whole experience fun for everyone.