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P.O. Box 1363
Palo Alto, California
94302
Tuesday, December 20
PABR FAQ

If my son is already committed to a travel baseball team, can he also play Palo Alto Babe Ruth?

Yes, in fact 80% of the players in PABR play for travel baseball teams and most of the older players also participate on high school teams. The scheduling works, because the 15U regular season only runs from mid-May through June. Much like Little League, there is no reason for a player to make a choice between either travel baseball or Babe Ruth. Most players do both with zero scheduling conflicts.

 

Is it mandatory to play in the Prep League?

No, but if your son is not on a high school team, we strongly encourage him to register for this league that runs from March to mid-May. This will allow players to develop and coaches to evaluate for the 15U draft. The Prep League is open to all 7th and 8th graders, as well as any high school player not on a high school roster.

 

When are tryouts?

If your son registers for the Prep League, he will not need to tryout. He will be placed on a Prep League roster and all coaches will be evaluating Prep players for the 15U draft. However, if your son is unable to participate in the Prep League, we will have a separate tryout in late-April for the 15U draft.

 

Should my son play 50-70 or Babe Ruth?

The difference between these two leagues is that Babe Ruth is played on a full sized diamond (60-90), equivalent to high school distances. A general rule of thumb, if your son is 13 years old and was fairly competitive in Little League (all-star or superbowl level player), then we believe he should play Babe Ruth even if he is physically small. However, if your son is still learning the game and is a very young 13 year old, we see value in playing 50-70 for year of growth.

 

Do I need to live within the boundaries of the League? 

For our Prep Season and 15U Season, we don’t have strict boundary rules for players. In fact, some of our active players span from Saratoga to San Carlos and played in remote Little Leagues. The only strict boundary rule pertains to our All-Star Season, which requires a player to have an address in either Redwood City, Menlo Park, Atherton, Portola Valley, Ladera, Woodside, East Palo Alto or Palo Alto. 


 

What are the total costs to play?

The cost to register for our Prep Season is $375 per player and there are no cuts, so everyone will be placed onto a roster. The cost to register for our 15U Season is $425 per player ($25 discount for Early Bird). You will receive a full refund if your child doesn’t get drafted onto a 15U team. For each season, registration fees cover the full cost of all practices, games, tournaments, umpires, fields and uniforms. We also offer non-discriminatory financial aid and are committed to supporting an economically diverse community of youth baseball players.



Saturday, April 14
2018 Prep League Draft Results

 

Aguilar, John Paul - Cal Preserving     Gicale, Domenic- Cal Preserving     Lee, Brian- Cal Preserving     Seki, Evan- Wells Fargo  
 Agustin, Diego- ABD Insurance    Gladstone, Nathan- Wells Fargo    Leitch, John- Wells Fargo    Shashi, Siddharth- Wells Fargo  
 Battles, Weston- PAPOA    Grant, Elliot- Wells Fargo    Leong, Tommy- Cal Preserving     Shieh, Nicholas- Wells Fargo  
 Buddie, Luke- ABD Insurance    Guan, Alexander- Wells Fargo    Letsinger, Davis- PAPOA    Sikaffy, Musa- ABD Insurance  
 Churchill, Robert- ABD Insurance     Halloran, Jack- Wells Fargo    Lyon, Zachary- Wells Fargo    Silva, Palo- ABD Insurance  
 Conrad, James- PAPOA    Hanson, Neil- ABD Insurance    Mar, Jonathan- ABD Insurance     Silver, Zack- ABD Insurance  
 Cook, Warren- PAPOA    Harrison, Austin- PAPOA    Marburg, Oliver- Cal Preserving     Soliman, Richard- ABD Insurance   
 Cui, Robert- Cal Preserving     Hurtado, Jose- ABD Insurance    Mascenik, Wesley- Cal Preserving     Sterling, Quinton- PAPOA  
 Do, Aidan- PAPOA    Illouz, Simon- PAPOA    Miller, Jimmy- ABD Insurance     Summers, Ryan- Cal Preserving   
 Donaker, Josh- PAPOA    Jack, Joaquin- ABD Insurance    Miller, John- ABD Insurance    Swee, Nicholas- PAPOA  
 Duggan, Aidan - Wells Fargo    Jayaprakash, Anshu- PAPOA    Mostofizadeh, Tyler- Cal Preserving     Usich, Nicholas- Cal Preserving   
 Dullabh, Darshan- Wells Fargo    Jiang, Kelvin- Wells Fargo    Peters, Ryan- ABD Insurance    Vagelos, Evan- ABD Insurance  
 Ferrick, Rory- PAPOA    Jung, Taehwan- Cal Preserving     Petrin, Dylan- ABD Insurance    Walker, Izaiah- Wells Fargo  
 Foster, Jake- Wells Fargo    Keyani, Julian- Cal Preserving     Rasmussen, Peter- Cal Preserving     Watkins, Nathan- Cal Preserving   
 Gallagher, David- PAPOA    Killmond, JP- PAPOA    Rhen, Noah- PAPOA    Wellwood, Colin- Cal Preserving   
 Gallagher, Jack- ABD Insurance    Leclerc, Carson- Cal Preserving     Rose, Joseph- PAPOA    Zajac, Kieran- Cal Preserving   
 Garcia, James- Wells Fargo              


 


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