July 28, 2014
The play-off scheduled has been emailed to the captains. From the A/B division, the top 4 teams will be in the A play-offs and the teams in 5 - 8 will be in the B play-offs. For the other divisions, the top 4 teams will advance to the post-season.
The play-offs are a best of 3 games series (seed 1 vs. 4 and 2 vs. 3) with the winners then playing each other in a 3-game series for the championship.
The higher seed is the home team in games 1 & 3
A Division - Seedings TBD
B Division - Seedings TBD
1. Eli Cannon's Tap Room vs. 4. Turner & Sons
2. Rubbermaid/Abbatello vs. 3. Hoffman Guns
1 & 2 will be either Polish Honor Society or APS Tecnology
Although we're still finishing up the spring leauge, there has been a lot of interest in fall ball.
Here are the basics for our fall league. All games play at Smith Park, behind Moody School in Middletown.
12 game season and playoffs
Games played on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Friday will be for makeups
Fall season starts Monday, August 18th or August 25th (depending on number of teams signed up)
NSA Approved Bats w/ Testing (same as Spring/Summer League) - playnsa.com will have the list of approved bats.
1 or 2 divisions will be decided based on number of teams signed up
Rule differences for fall
1-1 count no courtesy foul
Mercy rule- 20 after 3, 15 after 4 and 10 after 5
No lineup cards
3 homerun limit
Game times 6:00, 7:05 and 8:10
No grace period for any games
Given the difficulty in light, we will only be using Smith 1 this year. Therefore, if you are interested, please let us know asap as we will probably have to limit the number of teams.
About Middletown Men's Softball
About us: This slow-pitch, NSA league plays their spring/summer season from late April to mid-August in Middletown, CT, and is open to men ages 18 and over. We have A, B & C divisions for all competition levels. The fall league starts the end of August and goes through mid-October. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Scores should be sent to email@example.com by the winning team.
Rules for City Owned Fields
****CITY-OWNED FIELD RULES • Team representatives, players, spectators, and umpires must respect and obey city-owned complex field rules.
Please note the the league has a full list of league rules available. The following is a quick overview of the town's rules regarding use of their fields.
• The following rules must be obeyed:
A. No destruction of any kind.
B. All players, spectators and umpires must park in approved designated areas. No motorcycles, motor scooters, etc are allowed on the playing fields at any time. Motorcycles can be parked in parking lot or upper lot near the school only. Owners who bring their motorcycles onto the field will face a $250 fine and their bike will be impounded. Team Representative and Individual Player/s will be ineligible to play until fine is paid.
C. No littering.
D. Possession and/or consumption of alcoholic beverages is not allowed on city-owned property or any field used by this league. Any player or coach who is caught drinking before or after a game and is arrested for it, will be removed from the league for the remainder of the season. If your team chooses to remain in the parking lot after the game, all garbage must be placed in the receptacles provided. If a problem persists, the Middletown Police will be called.
• Not abiding by the above rules may result in teams forfeiting games, suspensions and fines.
• The above rules will be strictly enforced to the fullest extent.
The ball being used this season will be Gold dot 400 compression/ 44 core ball. Each team receives game-balls for the regular season, and additional ones will be provided for the play-offs. Home team to provide 2 balls per game and carry any extras over to the playoffs. Must use the approved ball. No other balls can be used for game play.
Middletown Parks & Recreation Weather Line
For more information on Middletown fields, including game cancellations due to weather, contact Middletown Parks & Recreation or call 860-638-4529 after 3pm. If no update from P&R, we will make a determination in regards to game status.
|Tuesday, Jul 29 |
|A - B Division|
|TMT @ Dirt Dogs ||6:15pm ||Smith 1 |
|L&S Automotive @ JSA Sports/Illianos ||6:15pm ||Smith 2 |
|Carnot Refrigeration @ Ruthless Boyz ||7:30pm ||Smith 1 |
|Carnot Refrigeration @ Affordable Dependable Pumping ||8:45pm ||Smith 1 |
For a complete schedule listing, click here!
Middletown Mens' Softball League