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2013 T-BALL/COACH PITCH TEAMS
H & H PEST CONTROL MARLINS
H & H PEST CONTROL METS
PLAYGROUND SAFETY SERVICES GIANTS
S & M SPORTS
WESTVIEW BAPTIST DAYCARE
RED BRIDGES BARBECUE
CLINE BUILDERS INC. BLUE JAYS
JASON WINN NATIONWIDE INSURANCE CARDINALS
2013 SHELBY CITY PARK T-BALL/COACH PITCH RULES
BATTER OPTION: Coach and Parents will determine the method of batting
Using the following guidlines:
Coach Pitch: Player has a maximum of 5 pitches from their coach to hit a fair ball that crosses the 25 ft. arch line.
Batting Tee: Player has a maximum of 3 swings to hit a fair ball that crosses the 25 ft. arch line.
NOTE: PLAYERS MUST COMPLETE EACH AT BAT THE WAY IT WAS STARTED.
THE GAME: Each game will consist of 3 innings unless altered by the Time Limit.
**NOTE** All Games are on a 1 hour TIME LIMIT. All Games will begin at 5:30PM. This is done so other teams that play after T-Ball/Coach Pitch Games can begin their games on time.
OFFENSE: Every player bats each inning. Outs do not count But Players that are out should be removed from the bases when they are out.
DEFENSE: Each team will use 8 defensive players. No Catcher position.
ALL PLAYERS MUST PLAY A MINIMUM OF ONE INNING ON DEFENSE.
RUNS: ALL RUNS THAT SCORE LEGALLY EACH INNING ARE COUNTED. HOWEVER, IF A TEAM HAS A LARGER NUMBER OF PLAYERS, THEIR RUNS ONLY COUNT THROUGH THE NUMBER OF BATTERS EQUAL TO THE TEAM WITH FEWER PLAYERS.
Scores are kept only for entertainment and as a means to monitor team improvement. The purpose of this league is to teach Sportsmanship and Fundamentals and to allow each player to participate and have fun.