General Rules

Updated Friday September 27, 2019 by adam Cranick.

  1. USSSA Rules apply
  2. Innings pitched will be tracked but it is the head coach's responsibility to bring any possible violations of the rules to the attention of the tournament director.  
  3. Payment due before the 1st pool play game is played.
  4. Metal spikes may NOT be used on the mound.
  5. Tie breaker - head to head, runs allowed, runs scored, coin flip.
  6. East Youth Baseball will make every reasonable attempt to play this tournament as scheduled but in the event of a cancelation please refer to our cancelation policy in rule 7.
  7. Cancelation policy - 0 games played = 100%, 1 game played = 50%, more than 1 game = 0%.
  8. First team listed on the pool play schedule is the home team.
  9. Highest seeded team in bracket play is the home team.  Example:  seed 1 vs seed 5, seed 1 is the home team.
  10. We may start games up to 30 minutes before the originally scheduled time.  The 1st game of the day is the exception to this rule.
  11. Games will be 1 hour and 45 minutes or 7 innings, whichever comes 1st.