Instructional Rules & Regulations

2016 SCABA 6U INSTRUCTIONAL LEAGUE INFO & RULES

Info:

Fees are $85 per player. Teams or Individuals accepted. We will try and place a minimum of 11 kids on a team.

Each team will receive:

  1. 12 games.
  2. 6- Rif (Reduced Injury Factor) baseballs.
  3. Team t-shirts with team name and number on the back.
  1. Participation medals at the end of the year.

 Rules:

  1. Each coach will pitch to their own team.
    1. No walks and no strikeouts allowed.
    2. Batter will be allowed 4 pitches to put the ball in play.
    3. If 4th pitch is fouled off, 1 more pitch will be allowed.
    4. If ball is still not put in play, the tee will be set out.
      1. Batter will be allowed 2 swings
      2. On the second attempt, the ball goes foul, the batter is out.
      3. The ball must travel 10 feet (coaches discretion) from home plate in fair territory.
  2. No stealing will be allowed.
  3. Every team member present must be included in the batting order the entire game. Kids arriving late are to be added to the end of the batting order.
  4. Each player must play at least 2 innings in the field on defense.
  5. Half the roster will bat each inning. This will keep the game going and players will get more at bats.
  6. Player/pitcher cannot be in front of the coach/Pitcher until the pitch is released.
  7. Only 10 defensive players allowed on the field. 6 infielders and 4 outfielders.
  8. No bases on overthrow.
  9. Time limit is an hour and 15 minutes. Home team must bat last within that time limit.
  10. Batting Helmets must be worn by the batter, on deck batter and all base runners.
  11. Catcher must have at least face mask(having a catcher is optional).
  12. Rescheduling games are the coach’s responsibility. Both teams have to agreeon a date and time. Then contact SCPR and reschedule the game. Use quick scores to find dates that are open.
  13. Players must be 4 by May 1 of the current year.
  14. Teams can play with a minimum of 8 players.
  15. Teams must abide by the Sportsmanship Emphasis which you can get from the SCABA website or quick scores.
  16. Bases are set at 50 feet. Pitchers pitch from around 30 feet.