Baseball Division - Ages 4-12
Keeping baseball FUN-especially in the early stages of youth
baseball-is a primary concern of Babe Ruth League's Cal Ripken
Division, which is comprised of the following divisions:
Major/70: Featuring a 50' pitching distance and
70' base paths, this new division is offered as an option to
current league format, and still includes a tournament trail from
District competition through World Series.
Major/60: Currently the most popular level
offered, this division is recommended for ballplayers ages 11-12.
Features a 46' pitching distance and 60' base paths.
Minor: Recommended for ballplayers ages 9-10.
Players build and refine their fundamental skills while beginning
to understand game strategy and teamwork. In most regions,
participants first experience post-season tournament competition
in this level.
Rookie: Designed primarily for ballplayers ages
7-8, this division makes use of a pitching machine to allow for
more hittable balls at the plate and more action in the field.
T-Ball: Ballplayers ages 4-6 learn hitting and
fielding fundamentals in a supportive team environment. Young
athletes hit the ball from a batting tee which is height-adjusted
for a level swing, batting in order through the line-up for the