Home Run Inn Once Again Sponsors Glen Ellyn Baseball in 2018

Home Run Inn Once Again Sponsors Glen Ellyn Baseball in 2018


Thank you to Home Run Inn Pizza for once again sponsoring Glen Ellyn Youth Baseball in 2018. We look forward to another exciting year!


If you or your business is interested in partnering with Glen Ellyn Youth Baseball, please email us at: sponsorship@glenellynbaseball.com

Allstate and GEYBA

Thank you to The Allstate Foundation and Allstate volunteer Casey Mulcare for being a positive force for change by volunteering with the Glen Ellyn Youth Baseball/Glen Ellyn Rebels Travel Baseball program. We appreciate his efforts that enabled us to receive an Allstate Foundation Helping Hands in the Community grant. Together, we #BringOutTheGood in our community.

Glenbard West Baseball Camp

Glenbard West is hosting their one night camp on Friday, January 26th. All questions should be directed to Andy Schultz at andrew_schultz@glenbard.org.

Dick's Sporting Goods Coupons

Please follow this link to the coupons from one of our program sponsors, Dick's Sporting Goods.


2018 Bat Requirements

Glen Ellyn Youth Baseball Bat Rule for 2018


Effective January 1, 2018


Please note that as of January 1, 2018, the new USA Baseball Bat Standard will be implemented. Little League-approved baseball bats that were approved for use for the 2017 season will no longer be acceptable for use in any game or activity for Tball 1 & 2, Bantam, Shetland, Minor A/AA, Majors and Pony leagues starting on January 1, 2018. For more information on the USABat standard and a complete list of bats approved through the USABat Standard, visit usabat.com.


The bat must be a baseball bat which meets the USA Baseball Bat standard (USABat). It shall be a smooth, rounded stick, and made of wood or of material and color tested and proved acceptable to the USA Baseball Bat standard (USABat).

Beginning with the 2018 season, non-wood and laminated bats used in the TBall 1 & 2, Bantam, Shetland, Minor A/AA, Majors and Pony leagues shall bear the USA Baseball logo signifying that the bat meets the USABat – USA Baseball’s Youth Bat Performance Standard. All BPF – 1.15 bats will be prohibited beginning with the 2018 season. Additionally, starting in 2018, the bat diameter shall not exceed 2⅝ inches for these divisions of play. 

USA Baseball, the national governing body for the sport of baseball in the U.S., in conjunction with participating national member organizations has adopted a new method for measuring bat performance in the testing of youth bats. Informed by the research of leading scientists on the USA Baseball Bat Study Committee, and supported by its National Member Organizations, — including the American Amateur Baseball Congress (AABC), Babe Ruth Baseball/Cal Ripken Baseball, Dixie