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2022 Rule Updates

LEAGUE  ONLY Time Limits:
  • 46/60 & 50/70 - No New Inning after 1:50
  • 60/90 (7 innings) - No New Inning after 2:10
  • 60/90 (9 innings) - No New Inning after 3:00
    • "No new inning after" is defined as a time limit in which no new inning will start after the specified time has passed. Any inning starting ON or before this time should be completed. The new inning is considered to have started once the last out of the previous inning has been recorded.
    • Please note that in some cases, time limits may be readjusted given circumstances such as daylight restrictions, field light curfew, town ordinance, back to back games, etc.
    • Extra Innings: If the time has not expired, teams will play extra innings until it does. Regular season games can end in a tie after the time limit expires.
    • You cannot protest a game over a time limit.

TOURNAMENT ONLY Time Limits:

Time Limits -- *All time limits will begin after the pregame conference**
  • Time Limit Pool Play - All pool play games will have a time limit.
    • 46/60 and 50/70:  No new inning after 1:40
    • 60/90: No new innings after 1:50
    • Extra Innings: If the time has not expired teams will play extra innings until time expires. Games can end in a tie in pool play.
  • Playoffs Time Limit: Same as pool play. If still tied after the time limited has expired we will use the playoff tiebreaker (See Below)
  • Championship Time Limit - No time limit unless it is deemed necessary by Tournament Director.  Play until there is a winner. The higher seed will be the home team. 
  • Playoff Tie Breaker After Time Has Expired - Last batted out from the previous inning will be placed at 1st Base, second to last batted out will be placed at 2nd base and the third to last batted out will be placed at 3rd base. The team at-bat will start the inning with 1-Out. The game will resume and continue every inning like this until one team is ahead at the end of a complete inning.