Tallahassee-Leon County Babe Ruth Baseball is a non-profit organization which administers and promotes advanced league play for 13-15 year olds in Leon County. It is affiliated nationally with the Babe Ruth League Inc., and is the largest youth baseball organization in the world.
Tallahassee-Leon County Babe Ruth organization is the recognized"Elite Baseball Program".
*******SPRING TRAINING UPDATE*******Babe Final week of Babe Ruth Spring Training sessions:
Monday, 4/14 (6:00-8:30pm) - Messer Park 60/90 field
Tuesday, 4/15 (7:00-8:45pm) - Titus Sports Academy
Thursday, 4/17 (6:00-8:30pm) - Messer Park 60/90 field
The last two field sessions this coming week will once again take place at Messer Park (south side of Jackson Bluff Road at corner of Chipley Street). Players will need to be in full baseball gear Monday and Thursday, and shorts with tennis shoes at Titus. Players MUST wear their lime green Babe Ruth training shirt to the field sessions, but do not need to wear it at Titus.
Regarding the league schedule - the Board is meeting this week to finalize the 2014 schedule, but we can tell you our opening weekend will be Friday and Saturday, April 25-26. We'll play one game on Friday evening, April 25, with three more games and our season-opening ceremony on Saturday, April 26. All season-opening games and the ceremony will be held at Springsax Park.
ALL Outstanding Player Fee's -Must be paid NO LATER than 4/10/14 13s $275 14s $250 15s $225
Spring Training Requirement & Attendance Policies: Begins Monday March 3, 2014 and runs through Thursday April 17th
Mandatory for new incoming 13 year old players (except where they are playing baseball for their school)
Optional for 14 & 15 year old players not playing school baseball; however if you opt in the attendance policy is enforced
New Incoming 13’s must attend 14 of the 18 sessions
14’s & 15’s who opt to participate must attend 11 of the 18 sessions
Players should wear baseball attire with their Babe Ruth shirt that will be provided for training at the field locations and wear tennis shoes and shorts for training at Titus. Players need their cleats and turf/tennis shoes for the SBA Facility as well. Please make sure they have their equipment with them and are on time ready to go at the scheduled start time.
Titus Sports Academy - 1425 Village Square Blvd.
Messer Park 60/90 field - corner of Jackson Bluff Rd. and Chipley St.
Please back often for updates.
I swing big, with everything I've got. I hit big or I miss big. I like to live as big as I can." -- Babe Ruth