• 4/24 GAMES CANCELLED!
  • 4/24 Make up Games will be played on Friday 5/4
  • Majors 4/23 game will be played on Friday 5/4

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Greater Whiteland Baseball Association

News
Time limits
Tee Ball/Bambino: 1 hour
Jr Rookie: 1 hour 30 minute or 6 innings 
Rookie: 1 hour 30 minutes or 6 innings
Minors: 1 hour 45 minutes or 6 innings
Majors: 1 hour 45 minutes or 6 innings 

Pitching
Minors: 75 pitches max
Majors: 85 pitches max
Rest for both divisions:
1-20 pitches: no rest
21-35 pitches: 1 calendar day rest
36-50 pitches: 2 calendar days rest
51-65 pitches: 3 calendar days rest
66+ pitches: 4 calendar days rest 

Playing Time
Bambino:
All players play the field. 
All players bat each inning. 
Home team determined by coin flip. 


Jr Rookie-Majors
No player sits 2 innings until all players have sat 1 inning. 
All players are to be in the batting lineup. 

Game play specifics
Jr Rookie:
3 outs or 7 total batters per half inning. Last batter has to be out by making the play, or getting the ball to home plate, or 3rd out has to take place. 
One total base per batter can be taken at the players discretion on an overthrow. 
Example: batted ball is fielded. Ball is thrown over first. The runner may try to advance to 2nd base. The ball is thrown passed 2nd base....no advancement after the overthrow. We want to promote trying to make the play NOT promoting taking advantage of young players trying to make the play. 
Once a ball batted to the OF is in possession by a player in the IF runners will not advance (unless already passed halfway to the base they are going to). 
Home team determined by coin flip. 
Coaches umpire game. 

Rookie:
3 outs or 6 runs per half inning? 6th inning unlimited. 
One total base per batter can be taken at the players discretion on an overthrow. 
Example: batted ball is fielded. Ball is thrown over first. The runner may try to advance to 2nd base. The ball is thrown passed 2nd base....no advancement after the overthrow. We want to promote trying to make the play NOT promoting taking advantage of young players trying to make the play. 
Once a ball batted to the Outfield is in possession by a player in the Infield runners will not advance (unless they’ve already passed halfway to the base they are going to). 
Home team determined by coin flip. 
We are working to get HS players to help umpire this Division. We will also have to use coaches from each division to help. This is one way we keep the price down and not have mandatory fundraisers. 

Minors:
3 outs or 6 runs per half inning? 6th inning unlimited. 
No leadoffs. 
Can try to steal when it crosses home plate. 
Runners stop when lead runner is stopped. 
No dropped third strike. 
No balk with no leadoffs. 
Courtesy runner for pitcher and catcher w/2 outs 
Home team determined by coin flip. 

Majors:
3 outs or 6 runs per half inning? 6th inning unlimited. 
Leadoffs/steals allowed. 
One balk warning per pitcher. 
No dropped third strikes. 
Courtesy runner for pitcher and catcher w/2 outs. 
Home team determined by coin flip. 

Field Maintenance 
All Divisions:
Home team preps the field before game and rakes after the game. Visitors clean dugouts and empty trash cans by the diamond. 
 
Tournament 
Jr Rookie-Majors:
End of the year Tourney will be determined by blind draw.

 


We are excited to have Coach Sherry working with GWBA to as Coach Fisher does with WWJFL and Coach Wadsworth does with WWJBL.  We believe with Coach Sherry as a guiding force it will help GWBA continue to be an excellent baseball league.  We look forward to the future of GWBA!

Upcoming Games/Practices
May 21
Jr. Rookie
Davis @ Jackson
6:15pm
Rookies
Hardacre @ Mitchell
6:15pm
Fain @ Campbell
6:15pm
Minors
Brown @ Garrett
6:15pm
Gieseking @ Speer
6:15pm
May 22
Tee Ball
Bennett @ Lamar
6:15pm
Carrington @ Norris
6:15pm
Jr. Rookie
Patterson @ Davis
6:15pm
Majors
Gephart @ Harris
6:15pm
May 29
Jr. Rookie
Jackson @ Patterson
6:15pm
Rookies
Hardacre @ Fain
6:15pm
Mitchell @ Campbell
6:15pm
Minors
Garrett @ Brown
6:15pm
Speer @ Gieseking
6:15pm
May 30
Tee Ball
Lamar @ Norris
6:15pm
Carrington @ Bennett
6:15pm
Jr. Rookie
Patterson @ Davis
6:15pm
Majors
Harris @ Gephart
6:15pm
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