NO equipment or uniform is provided with payment of league fee
League Games Begin: Monday, May 17th
League Game Days: Monday thru Saturday
League Game Times
Weeknights; 6:00pm/ 7:30pm
Saturdays; Beginning at 9:00am
Special Game Rules
Regulation Game - 6 innings
1 hour 15 minute game time limit
6 run/ half-inning limit
The ball is dead and play will stop when, an infielder has possession of the ball and raises both hands, in fair territory, on the dirt infield surface or an arc marked on the playing field at a radius of 50ft from the rear of the pitching rubber.
An overthrow is a throw made on the infield that passes its intended target
There will be only 1 overthrow per play
In the event of an overthrow, a delayed dead ball will be called
Runners may advance only one base, at their own risk
The ball will be declared dead by the umpire when play has concluded
Runners may not advance on any additional overthrown balls during the delayed dead ball period.
Machine Pitch Rules
Pitching machine will be set between 29mph - 34mph
Team managers will agree on speed prior to game
Batter will receive up to 6 pitches to put the ball in play.
IF the 6th pitch is struck foul, the batter will receive 1 additional pitch.
IF, in the plate umpire's judgement, a pitch is unhittable the umpire may declare so and that pitch will not be counted against the batter's pitches.
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