Poughkeepsie Babe Ruth League

Babe Ruth - Cal Ripken

Poughkeepsie Babe Ruth League

Welcome to Poughkeepsie
Babe Ruth - Cal Ripken Baseball

Our league consists of Cal Ripken Divisions: TBall ages 4-5, Rookie: Rookie A (Coach Pitch) 6-7 and Rookie AA (Player Pitch) 7-8, Minors 9-10, Majors 11-12 and Babe Ruth Divisions: Juniors 13-15, Seniors 16-18. For more information see About Our League.

Questions about our league? Check out our FAQ or contact us.

Latest Rules

Check out the Babe Ruth League website for the latest general rule and bat rule changes.

How to Keep Kids Interested in Sports

Are your kids losing interest in sports? Check out this article on the Sports Signup blog.

What kind of sports parent are you?

Are you a nightmare sports parent or a great one? Check out this article written by Steve Henson to find out.


Interested in Umpiring? Contact Joe Goldsmith: 845-463-5827

Do you want to volunteer?

You can help improve our league!

  • Concession stand volunteers: Thank you to all who volunteered during the spring and fall seasons!
  • Throughout the season there will be opportunities to help with the fields. Please consider spending a few hours helping to make our fields better.

We need volunteers for a successful season.

League Capital Improvements

Our league is a non-profit 501c(3) organization run entirely by volunteers. Funds remaining after covering general league expenses are used to improve the league. Here are some of the planned improvements:

  • Tilcon Field - brand new field to be completed for Opening Day 2014.
  • Crown Heights Clubhouse (formerly known as South Road Civic Center) - major renovations.
  • New Dugouts at Crown Heights field.
  • New storage shed.
  • New fencing at New Hamburg, Crown Heights and Hillis fields.
  • New 'Train the Trainer' program.
  • New catchers equipment.
  • New items at Red Oaks Concessions.

Ketcham Summer Baseball Camp

See flyer for details about the Ketcham Summer Basketball Camp.

Upcoming Events

See Calendar for details

2014 Sport Raffle

and the winners are.....

2014 Middle Atlantic Regional Tournaments

Best of luck to the 8's in Regionals (Rome, NY) from July 30th to August 4th.


Congrats to the 8U All Star Team - District Champ and ENY State Champions !

Congrats to the 10U All Star Team - District Champ and ENY State Runner Up !

Congrats to ALL of our other All Star Teams for making it to States (9U, 11U, 13U and 15U all District Runner Up and 12U District 3rd Place).

2014 ENY District 3 (South) Results

8U (hosted by Marlboro)

  • 1st: Poughkeepsie
  • 2nd: Beacon

9U (hosted by Orange County)

  • 1st: Orange County
  • 2nd: Poughkeepsie

10U - Host: Poughkeepsie

  • 1st: Poughkeepsie
  • 2nd: East Fishkill

11U - Host: New Paltz

  • 1st: East Fishkill
  • 2nd: Poughkeepsie

12U - Host: Beekman

  • 1st: Marlboro
  • 2nd: New Paltz

13U - Host: Poughkeepsie

  • 1st: Orange County
  • 2nd: Poughkeepsie


  • 1st: Beekman
  • 2nd: Kingston

15U - Host: Saugerties

  • 1st: Kingston
  • 2nd: Poughkeepsie

Eastern NYS Cal Ripken South District All Stars

Eastern NYS Babe Ruth District 3 All Stars

Congratulations to our 2014 Champions

  • Minors: The Field
  • Majors : Polich Tallix
  • Juniors: Residence Inn

We are a non-profit 501c(3) organization. All donations are tax deductible.