1. PLAYING FIELD AND EQUIPMENT
The bases are set 60 feet apart.
Mound: The pitching mound shall be in the center of the infield 43 feet from
There is no bat restriction
Metal Cleats are not permitted.
Any player crouching behind home plate must be wearing the proper protective
equipment, including a cup.
League Baseball will be used.
A team must have at least eight (8)
3.2 No dropped 3rd strike rule….batter out
AND ENDING THE GAME – TIME LIMIT
A regulation game is 6 innings or 1:45,
whichever comes first. A new inning
starts when the last out is made or the 5th run scores in any inning
before the 6th inning.
A legal game lasts at least 3 full
There may be adult coaches in the first and third base coaching boxes when the
team is at bat.
Defensive coaches are not allowed in
the field during play or in the outfield.
A coach may call time out to instruct the players by requesting time
from the umpire.
If managers agree….games are allowed to
play coach pitch innings in order to finish their games
There will be a 15 after 4 and 12 after 5 mercy rule in affect.
THE BALL IN PLAY
The end of a half inning will occur
when one of the following first occurs:
Three (3) defensive outs are made.
The team at bat scores 5 runs with the
exception of the 6th inning when there is no limit on the runs.
The hidden ball trick is illegal.
A league approved batting helmet must
be worn while hitting.
Only one player is allowed in the
on-deck circle. The remaining offensive
players should be on the bench.
There is NO BUNTING
Lead-offs and base stealing is
Batting helmets must be worn while
running the bases.
Interference will not be called unless
it is deliberate and/or willful.
If there is a play on the runner at any
base, the runner must slide or avoid contact.
There is NO ADVANCEMENT allowed on non
Players may only pitch (3) innings per