Coach's Meeting Note's
Time Limits > 8u 1:15 9-13u 1:30 14u 1:45
Protest (rules only) > $200 Cash on hand at moment of Protest.
Cannot protest judgment Call. Pitching protest be made while the pitcher is pitcher of record.
Score Cards > Sign and verify score and pitching. Score card is official Score book. Scores and pitching will be posted off score cards, will not make any changes even if scorebooks are brought to us.
Courtesy Runner > for Pitcher and Catcher must be sub if you have one or last batted out. No runner can run more than 1 time in an inning.
Bunting / Slashing > Legal 3rd to 1st move > Legal Warm up > Out Field Grass only
Brackets > Double elimination modified bracket – (check bracket some teams go home with one lose) Home team Higher
Coaches Meeting - Check in TBA > 3 Coaches Passes per team and Game Balls > will be handed out > ages 7-12u 6 balls, 13-14u 12 balls based on location – teams are responsible to chase foul balls Baseball will be sold at $50 dozen at the event,
Umpires > Any unsportsmanlike conduct by coaches will cause an ejection(must sit out next game). Ex. Profanity, running out of dugout yelling at an umpire’s call. Elaborate on it and if you have a problem with bad ump come see us. Tell how hard it is to get umps we have some good one but do have a few so so umps. Fans same way with unsportsmanlike like conduct. No Arguing Balls and Strikes – can get ejection for questioning / Arguing them with no warning.
Rainout / Shorten Tournament- Pool play games > Hopefully no rain if we get rain we may shorten pool play times and or games. We will try to get as many games in as possible in pool play. If one team plays 4 pool and another 3 pool the seeding will include all games played. If we get rain during tournament play game times can be shortened and in some case loser bracket could be cancelled. We will not answer phone. Weather Alert. If Pool play gets partially rained out on Tuesday, Games not played or not finished on Tuesday will be played 1st on Wednesday and other games will be rescheduled.
Check web site and updates will be sent out through Perfect Game site make sure it has your correct Cell # and Email address
Rosters > make sure all players are on your roster.
Sliding at Home / Jumping to avoid a Tag > If there is a play at the plate the player must slide to avoid contact, if not he will be called out. You cannot jump to avoid a tag but can to avoid contact. If you run over a catcher intentionally player is objected from the game .
Open Ceremonies > 6-7:30 pm – Pin Trading Opening Ceremonies – Souvenirs and Week passes on sale.