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GNHBL 2019 FALL LEAGUE RULES

  • 4 age brackets for GNHBL Fall Ball:  14U, 16U and 18u Games are played on Saturdays (Double Headers) and Sundays (single games)

  • ADMINISTRATIVE FEE $450.00

  • MULTIPLE TEAMS $395.00

  • NO TIME LIMITS ON GAMES

  • 21 GAME SCHEDULE

  • COST PER TEAM 395.00 (450.00 for 2 teams)

  • 18U division wood bat only

  • 16U division metal -3 on Saturdays and Wood on Sundays. If both teams agree on playing wood on Saturdays that is fine also.

  • 14U division no metal bat restrictions. Most teams are this past year's or next year's 13U's.

  • DH and EH allowed DH for pitcher only. EH may enter the game at any time defensively.

  • Teams may bat entire team if wanted. If a player gets injured then that spot in the order will become an automatic out.

  • Speed up rule for pitcher and catcher may be used with 2 outs only. Someone not in the game is used first after all players have been used we will go to the last batted out.

  • A pitcher may pitch a maximum of 9 innings in a day and a maximum of 7 innings per weekend.

  • Mound visits are Major league: 1 trip per inning and the second time in an inning he needs to be removed.

  • Mercy rule 10 runs after 5 complete. If the home team is winning after 4 ½ they do not need to hit in the bottom of the 5th.

  • Double Headers the home team will be home the first game and the visiting team will be home the second. Home fields are not equal in the fall.

  • Each team will supply baseballs

  • Home teams are responsible for calling the umpires\The New Haven umpire assigner is Arnie Mann 203-281-6730

  • Make sure players are properly equipped.

  • Make the best attempt at making up games!!

  • Playoffs Oct 27th and 28th Rosters need to be turned in by Sept 25th

  • Playoff Format: 18u- 2 divisions: Top 4 teams from both divisions advance. 16u/14u: 1 division: top 8 teams advance

  • ANY GIVEN COACH CAN TAKE GROUND RULES BEFORE THE GAME

  • All scores are to be reported to GNHBL@COMCAST.NET