Follow the Cal Ripken Rule Book with the following exceptions:
League Age 9, 10, & 11.
League will provide home plate umpires.
Home team will provide volunteer field umpires.
Pitching rubber is 46’-0” from home plate.ØBases are 60’-0” apart.
Leading off and Picking off is not allowed.
Stealing is allowed but the runner cannot leave the base until the pitch crosses the front of the base.
Bunting is allowed but once a player shows bunt, they may not swing at the pitch.
Bat the entire lineup with free defensive substitution.
Each player must play a minimum of two defensive innings
There will be NO compensation for unbalanced rosters.
Teams with 12 players will bat 12. Teams with 9 players will bat 9.There will be no automatic outs or any other balancing efforts.
No new inning after 6 innings or 1 hour and 30 minutes of play.
Drop dead time of 1 hour and 45 minutes of play.
No minimum number of innings to make a complete game.
Extra innings may be played if tied after 6 innings and 1 hour and 30 minutes have not has not expired.
Regular season games with a score tied at the end of last regulation inning will be declared a tie. No additional innings will beplayed.
Mercy rule applies if after the 4th inning is completed, and a team is ahead by 15 or more runs, the game is over OR after the5th inning is completed, and a team is ahead by 10 or more runs, the game is over.
Pitch Counts Limits and Rest Requirements must be followed for league age.
Manager must keep track on the league approved pitch count form.
The non-wood bats may must have the USABaseball Bat marking.
Wood bats are permitted.
Bats with BBCOR marking are NOT Permitted.
Bat barrel must be no greater than 2 5/8” diameter.
Home team will be considered the official book and will be responsible for writing official game start time given by the home plate umpire.
Both teams will be responsible for keeping track of pitching records in their own scorebooks. If pitching records requested of a manager and they are not available, the team requesting them can deem your pitcher ineligible to pitch in that game.
No infield will be taken by either team prior to a game.
No use of the pitcher’s mound on the main field will be allowed prior to the start of a game.
Home team will prep the field before each game.
Visiting team will put the field to bed after each game.
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