It was clear to Babe Ruth League that Babe Ruth Online was not keeping up with other online services and that is why we partnered with Sports Illustrated Play (SI Play), a national leader in online management solutions for sports organizations. SI Play’s comprehensive platform offers an unprecedented utility, content and social experience for its growing community of 10 million monthly users. The full-service technology enables youth sports administrators and coaches to manage a wide range of activities – all with the click of a button.
Babe Ruth League.org – powered by Sports Illustrated Play (SI Play) brings you a powerful system which includes:
- Ask custom questions, configure uniform sizes, medical information, custom fees.
- Collect credit card payments. Or accept and track payments with check and cash.
- Members can register, complete a background check and make purchases from your online store, all during online registration.
- View registration breakdowns, yearly league income and look back at past years’ data.
- Once registration is closed, teams can create rosters and submit them to Headquarters.
PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE AND TEAM WEBSITES
- SI Play’s new Web Creator instantly brings your site to life. It is a powerful and easy-to-use tool that helps you create league websites quickly and beautifully. This revolutionary tool is “easy and instant” so you and your league managers can make quick changes and sync immediately.
- Players, coaches and volunteers can register online directly from your league or team website.
- Upload custom background graphics, league or team header banners and registration banners.
- Easily edit or customize your website with news, upcoming event reminders and photo galleries.
- Create league schedules using their auto-scheduling tool that will be automatically posted for your players and families.
- Update stats, scores and standings from your league.
SIMPLE LEAGUE SCHEDULING
- When schedules are created, or changed, your league and all your team schedules are automatically updated.
- Communicate the availability of practice locations and times to team coaches.
- Send text and email notification when games or events are rained out or canceled.
- When scheduled games are completed, you can enter game scores which automatically update league and team standings.
- Create in-depth tournaments using their tournament scheduler for single and double elimination, as well as round-robin style.
INSTANT COMMUNICATION TOOLS
- Full access to TeamWALL mobile app with scheduling, email, text messaging, team chat and rosters.
- Send a text message or email directly from the field or gym using your mobile device.
- Track attendance for games and send communication to members that have not yet marked their status for upcoming events.
- Automatic emails are sent to team members when changes are made to their schedule.
- Team Chat allows team members to communicate instantly through a secure portal.
AND MUCH MORE!
“As a President of a very large Babe Ruth League, I cannot tell you how hard it is to find the right platform to manager everything from registration, scheduling, team communication, financial records or even something just as simple as database management,” said Tony Galarza, President of the Oviedo, Florida Babe Ruth League. “When we decided to partner with SI Play, we were hoping they would be able to provide us with our missing piece to the puzzle…and I am happy to say the missing piece has been found! Not only have they already impressed us with their product and support, they are now rolling out even more exciting functions with their app, website and beefing up their already top-notch registration system.”
Anyone serving on a league board knows about the countless hours involved in managing a league. Simplify your baseball or softball league and team management with SI Play. Millions of people already use the SI-Play tools to manage all aspects of their organization. If you are not already using SI Play as your cleanup hitter, get started today. Visit www.baberuthleague.org or contact Sports Illustrated Play at 1-866-975-8600.