|2015 SEASON COUNTDOWN|
Registration Changes Below
TBA has added another walk up registration date. Saturday, January 31 from 9am-12pm @ the ballpark will be your last chance to register in person.
Online registration deadline has been extended to February 1st. This will be your last possible chance to register for the 2015 baseball season. (NO EXCEPTIONS).
Please help spread the word to friends and family members. There are still quite a few who have not registered yet!
Follow the link on the upper right side of the screen to register online now.
We cannot stress this enough!
The last day to register for both, Cal Ripken and Babe Ruth 13's has been changed to
>>> February 1st, 11:59pm. <<<
No late registrations accepted.
If you registered online, and need to pick up your fundraising tickets you make pick them up at the ballpark during any of the scheduled tryout dates.
Saturday, January 31 @ 9am-2pm
Wednesday, February 4 @ 530-730pm
Saturday, February 7 @ 10am-2pm
Madatory Volunteer Application
All volunteers must go through a minor background check prior to begining the season. If you are planning to coach, assistant coach, or be the team parrent, you must fill out the Volunteer Application and turn it into Mike Powell, Kristi Barnhart, or Gabe Gallegos. The background check is confidential, and will only be seen by those required to see it.
(Click Here) to download and print the Volunteer Application. If you have any questions contact: Mike Powell (559) 901-6054, Kristi Barnhart (559) 786-0227, or Gabe Gallegos (559) 308-6736 (text)/559-329-5660 (home phone)
Coaches Mandatory Certification
Coaches must be certified BEFORE opening day. Please click on the link below to go to the certification page. Select the "Coaching Youth Baseball" course. A copy of this and a volunteer form MUST be turned in before you may coach on the field. Thanks for assisting us in being sure our kids are kept safe and trained properly.Click the link below to be sent to the Babe Ruth website for coach certification.
All coaches 8 year olds and up must be certified to be on the field OR in the dugout. 5, 6, AND 7'S must have AT LEAST 1 certified coach at each practice and game!
IF YOU ARE NOT CERTIFIED, YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED ON THE FIELD OR IN DUGOUTS! Click below to routed to certification website.
2015 Sponsors Needed, Help Support Youth Baseball
We are in need of sponsorships for the 2015 baseball season.
If you are interested in being a sponsor, please follow the link on the upper right of the screen. From there you can select if you would like to sponsor a player that cannot afford to play, or sponsor a team, renew a team sponsorship, renew a banner, or make a donation in any denomination you wish. All sponsor will receive an advertisement banner on this website!
Without your sponsorships, Tulare Baseball would not be the one of the premier leagues in California. - Thank you TBA Board
2015 TBA Baseball Season
(Click Here) to view or print in PDF format.
Attention: Opening Ceremonies for the 2015 season will be Friday evening, March 6th. The only game scheduled for that night will be the re-match between the Cal Ripken majors final2 teams from 2014, Giants and Cubs. All other regular season games will commence on Saturday, March 7th.
2014 Babe Ruth 14-15 City Champs
Congratulations to Babe Ruth 14-15 Padres!
They won the 1st and 2nd half of their season, clinching the
City Championship for their division!
2014 Cal Ripken Majors City Champs
Congratulations Kiwanis Club of Tulare Giants, 2014 Cal Ripken Majors City Champs!
Roster: Levi Faucett, Chase Gomez, Connor Lewis, Jacob Costa, Zach Duncan, Davis Leal,
Xavier Barberena, Joseph Little, BJ Rodriguez, Adam Cardoza, Zach Gutierrez, and Austin Hodge.
Coaches: Lester Costa, Mike Lewis, Jerermy Duncan, and Ben Rodriguez.
2014 Cal Ripken 9yr Old City Champs
Congratulations TL Dairy Center A's, 2014 Cal Ripken 9yr Old City Champs!
Roster: Aidan Sanchez, Jonathan Callison, Johnny Matthew Goss, Colby Van Essen, Gage White,
David Beason, Brayden Bettencourt, Bradley Hilarides, Ivan Huizar, Christian Lopez, Ivan Lopez,
Adrian Nunez, and Austin Tyler Suggs.
Coaches: Tristan White, Valerie Goss, and Charlie Goss
2014 Cal Ripken AAA City Champs
Congratulations Van Nortwick Farms Scrappers, 2014 Cal Ripken AAA City Champs!
Roster: Brody Aguiar, Christopher Liggett-Keck, Jacob Liggett-Keck, Joseph Liggett-keck,
Ryan Liggett-Keck, Joseph Luiz, Gavin McCleese, Nathanyal Philpot, Nathaniel Ramirez,
Rodwan Enos, Noah Escobar, Justin Machado, and Eduardo Meneses.
Coaches: Jeff Keck, Rick Aquiar, Kim Machado, and Tim Escobar.
2014 Cal Ripken 8yr Old City Champs
Congratulation D. Garrison A's, 2014 Cal Ripken 8yr Old City Champs!
Roster: Julian Duran, Trey Garrison, Ty Rhyman, Bryson Sanderson, Jerry Avila,
Ethan Cardoza,Blake Crawford, Kaden Epps, Xavie Johnson, Xavier Jones,
Esiah Sandoval, Cole Sappinton, and Blaze Titsworth.
Coaches: Tom Cottle and Mike Stevenson. Manager: Ryan Garrison.
2014 Babe Ruth 13yr City Champs
Congratulation Simoes Ribeiro Dairy Indians, 2014 Babe Ruth City Champs!
Roster: Alex Hicks, Ryan Tucker, Joel Gonzalez, Will Senn, Cameron Maloy, Mark Anthony Ribeiro,
Izaiah Davis, Dylan Rosa, Brandon Cain, Josh Pinheiro, Luke Altermatt, and Weston Gilbert
Coaches: Mark Ribeiro, Derek Tucker, Stephen Maloy, Matthew Hernandez, and Jason Maloy
CR & BR Coaches, 2014 Rules Are Available
2014 Cal Ripken and Babe Ruth local rules are now available to view and print.
Click on Coaches Corner in the left menu.
Game Photos Wanted!
Attention parents and fans. If you have photos of your team you would like posted on our website please submit them. We will try our best to get your photos up on the website but there are no gaurantees.
We are looking for action shots! Game time action shots. Please do not submit practice photos or candids. Please submit your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org as an attachement in jpg format. Please name the child, team, and age group of the players appearing in the photos.
Once submitted please be patient, we will get them posted sooner or later.
Thank you, and remember to check back here often for updates, news, game results, and important information regarding our program.
Click picture above to zoom or print.
PLEASE, Keep Our Park Clean
This is the trash left behind after a typical Saturday! Please help keep our park clean, by throwing away your trash at the end of your game. Doing so will help keep our costs and registration fees low. TBA hires hires out to clean up our park between each game day. This ensures the park is clean and ready for you and other spectators the next day. Please keep those cost low and clean up after yourselves.
Thank you! - TBA Board
Lost and Found
Please turn in all items left behind or found at the ball park to the snack bars. The snack bar has a box for all lost and found items. Please, turn in all items. Do not take items home that do not belong to you. Please be considerate of your fellow ball players!
Thank you, TBA Board.
2014 Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth Bat Regulations
There have been no changes for the 2014 Approved Bat Regulations for Cal Ripken and Babe Ruth. Regulations are the same as the 2012 regulations.
(Click Here) to view or print these regulations. Be aware, these regulations will be inforced at all times.