Pitching Rules

 

 

Amount a pitcher is allowed to pitch in a game by age

 

If a pitcher goes over they MUST be taken off the pitching mound after current batter is finished or Manager Suspension WILL be issued

 

13-16 yr olds       95 pitches per day

11-12 yr olds       85 pitches per day

9-10 yr olds         75 pitches per day

7-8 yr olds           50 pitches per day

 

*Note: Any player, who has played the position of catcher 4 or more innings in a game, is not eligible to pitch on that calendar day & any Pitcher that throws 41+ pitches in a game is not eligible to catch in that game.

 

 

Days of rest required to pitchers

who are league age 14 and under!

 

66 or more pitches in a day = 4 calendar days of rest

51-65 pitches in a day = 3 calendar days of rest

36-50 pitches in a day = 2 calendar days of rest

21-35 pitches in a day = 1 calendar day of rest

1-20 pitches in a day = no required rest

 

Days of rest required to pitchers

who are league age 15 and older!

 

76 or more pitches in a day = 4 calendar days of rest

61-75 pitches in a day = 3 calendar days of rest

46-60 pitches in a day = 2 calendar days of rest

31-45 pitches in a day = 1 calendar day of rest

1-30 pitches in a day = no required rest

 

This and all other pitching rules are found in the green “Official Regulations & Playing Rules” book