MinorUpdated Sunday December 13, 2015 by Brookwood Athletic Association Baseball & Softball.
|Age Division||Time Limit||Max Innings||Scoring Limits||Bat Slinging Rule|
|10U Minor||1 hour 25 mins||6 Innings||5 runs per inning||Team|
Teams will field 10 players for the ballgame.
A team can score a maximum of five (5) runs per inning throughout the ball game.
Coaches: 4 coaches/adults are allowed within the confines of the field and dugout.
There will be an infield fly rule.
A coach may not assist (by touching) a player running the bases. A minor show of congratulations such as a pat or handshake after the play is over or on a homerun over the fence, will be acceptable. Interpretation will be at the discretion of the umpire. All runners must touch all bases unassisted.
In the umpires’ judgment, if no runners are in a position to advance to the next base, time will be called.
There will be one (1) warning per team on slinging a bat. The next time a batter on the same team slings a bat, an out will be called. The slinging of a bat is to be interpreted by the umpire.
Bats - See All League Rules for Bat Equipment Guidelines.
The manager must remove the pitcher when said pitcher reaches the limit as noted below:
Regular Season: 60 pitches per day
Tournament: 75 pitches per day
Exception: If a pitcher reaches the above limit while facing a batter, the pitcher may continue to pitch until that batter reaches base or is put out.
Pitchers must adhere to the following rest requirements:
If a player pitches 61 or more pitches in a day, three (3) calendar days of rest must be observed.
If a player pitches 41 - 60 pitches in a day, two (2) calendar days of rest must be observed.
If a player pitches 21 - 40 pitches in a day, one (1) calendar days of rest must be observed.
If a player pitches 1-20 pitches in a day, no (0) calendar day of rest must be observed.
Tournament Consecutive Game Rule - A pitcher shall not pitch in consecutive games played by his team in the same tournament if he has pitched in three (3) or more innings of the previous game.