TOURNAMENT RULES | July 13-14, 2019
- ASA rules will be in effect -
- Each team to pay umpire 45.00 each at the start of each game.
- Winning team needs to report the score to the scorer table OR text score to 267-254-2105
- If score isn't reported, it's a 7‐7 tie.
Tournament Game Rules:
1. Game times: Saturday 1 hour 20 minutes, no new inning 1 hour 30 minute drop dead. Finish batter.
2. Drop Dead Rule: If time expires before the inning is completed, the game is over, finish current batter. The score will revert to the last complete inning, unless the home team is up to bat, and ahead in the score.
3. After 7 innings, and score is tied, go to the international tie breaker if time permits.
4. Courtesy runners for pitchers and catchers are allowed at any time even if team has no subs.
5. For Sunday elimination, no new after 1 hour 20 minutes, finish inning. Must have Winner.
6. Mercy Rule: ASA 12/10/8 runs ahead applies
7. Pitchers get 5 warm-up pitches in 1st inning, 3 between all other innings.
8. You may bat 10 in the line-up.
9. Free defensive substitutions are permitted.
10. Protests: This is a non-protestable tournament. The home plate umpire will settle rule disagreements at the time.
11. Forfeits: Forfeits should be avoided at all costs.
A. If you are short a player (due to injury or other unforeseen circumstances) and need one to keep you from forfeiting, please contact Tornament Director immediately. Temporary replacement players may be available, but we do need some notice. To avoid a forfeit, you will be allowed to borrow a player from another team.
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR - Dave Wheeler | firstname.lastname@example.org | 609-540-1272