Babe Ruth World Series Returning to Ottumwa in 2021
Monday, April 29, 2019
The Greater Ottumwa Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Ottumwa Babe Ruth League are pleased to announce that the Babe Ruth World Series will be returning to Ottumwa in 2021.
The City of Ottumwa will be hosting the 14-year-Old World Series. Play will commence on August 14th, 2021 to termination of play. The World Series format will begin with pool play competition. The teams will be separated into two divisions. The three top teams from each division will advance to a single elimination bracket to determine the World Series Champion.
The hosting was secured through a joint effort of the City of Ottumwa, Wapello County, Greater Ottumwa Partners in Progress, The Legacy Foundation, Ottumwa Babe Ruth League and the Greater Ottumwa Convention and Visitors Bureau.