National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

2020 Midweek Minutes 6/23/20

 

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Teams

1    Yankees

2.      Riverside

3.      Philadelphia Blue Sox

4.      Philadelphia A’s

 

Yankees, Philadelphia A’s & Philadelphia Blue Sox want to play 2 games per week.

Riverside wants to play one game a week

 

Games are 7 Innings

 

Visiting Team need to pay home teams $20 per game for field usage

Please Note: Cherry Hill Babe Ruth is $40 per game payable in a lump sum before the season starts

Before the game starts Each Team pays one umpire $75

 

Regular Season

WEEKS

1.      July 6

2.      July 13

3.      July 20

4.      July 27

5.      August 3

6.      August 10

7.      August 17- The regular Season Ends August 21st @ Mid-Night

 

 

Playoffs

Semi-Finals

1.      #1 Seed Vs #4 Seed      Monday, August 24th @ 7:00pm   @ Laurel Acres

 #2 Seed Vs. #3 Seed    Tuesday, August 25 @ 7:00PM   @ Laurel Acres

-          Stronger seed in Home Team

-          Game tentatively scheduled for Laurel Acres

Please Note: If the game cannot be played @ Laurel Acres. The game will be rescheduled to another field and possibly played another date

 

Championship

2.      Winner of SEMI Vs. Winner of SEMI     Monday, August 31st @ Laurel Acres

-          Stronger seed in Home Team

-          Game tentatively scheduled for Laurel Acres

Please Note: If the game cannot be played @ Laurel Acres. The game will be rescheduled to another field and possibly another date

 

SJMSBL Pays for Umpires in Championship Game

Winner of Championship gets $250 Credit for 2021 Spring/Summer, Midweek, or Fall.

 

Standings:


Shall be determined by A POINT SYSTEM
- 3 points for a Win
- 2 points for a Tie
- 1 point for a loss
- 0 Points for a loss by forfeit IMPORTANT (Standings will show a team losing by forfeit getting 1 point. This is incorrect and will be properly calculated at the end of the season)
- 0 Points for a game not played

Please keep in mind…. The spirit of the SJMSBL is to play Baseball. If a Team” jobs Standings” and does not play the scheduled game because
“Played game” would have no bearing in standings; Team Jobbing the League has the possibility of receiving severe Penalties. Please make every effort to play all of your scheduled games.
Tie Breaker
When two teams are tied
1. Head to Head record
2. Fewest Runs allowed in all games
3. Most Runs Scored in all games

When three or more teams are tied

1. Fewest Runs allowed in all games
2. Most Runs Scored in all games

Forfeit scoring

· 7 inning Game = 7-0


Umpire Fee Schedule:

2 umpires at each game

7 inning game $75.00 per umpire

If Only One Umpire Shows- See Cost below

Cost per umpire per (7) inning Game @ $95



1. Canceling with less than one hour until game time- $50 per umpire (If umpires did not leave for the game yet, no fee will be charged) This fee will be the responsibility of the Home team for both umpires

2. Umpires arrive at the field and no game due to weather: $50 per umpire

3. Game 1 of DH Starts, no game two due to weather: No fee charged

4. In the event of a forfeit if the umpires show to the field it is the responsibility of the forfeiting team to pay the umpire fees



All Changes need in schedule need to be sent to LMarshall@unfi.com by Thursday. If umpires are not notified before the day of the game then #4 Rule goes into effect



John Gallante

Umpiring Director + Assignor

Tri-State Elite Umpires Association

E-mail is preferred unless it is a notification on the day of the game.

E-mail: JohnGallante@hotmail.com

cell : (856) 994-4400



April 2016....John Gallante is the President and Assignor of the Tri-State Elite Umpires Association. If you think umpire assigning and training is an old man's business, think again. John is only 25 years old, making him the youngest umpire assignor in New Jersey. Under John's watch, the TSEUA has grown from 15 members and 500 games to over 200 umpires and over 18,000 games, making the TSEUA the largest umpires association.in the state of New Jersey. The association has acquired baseball ranging from little-leaguers to semiprofessionals after striking a deal with South Jersey Men's Senior Baseball League in 2014. John also runs the cadet and advanced training program for the TSEUA, which is widely regarded as one of the best umpire training programs in the region. In addition to his duties with the TSEUA, John is also a state certified high school umpire for the Tri-County Umpires Association and serves as the Chairman of their mechanics training committee. John has taken the Tri-State area by storm and has become the "go to guy" for umpires in the area for all levels.


Rainouts/Cancellations:


In the event of a rainout or cancellation, it is the responsibility of the home field manager to notify John Gallante 856-994-4400 johngallante@hotmail.com and also let Lou know as well 856-266-7916 lmarshall@unfi.com all cancellations need at least 1-hour notice. If a cancellation is made any time after that the fee schedule will apply of $50.00 per umpire if the umpires are there or on their way.



9. CODE OF CONDUCT

Prohibitions

Managers and players shall conduct themselves in a sportsmanlike manner at all times.  No manager or player shall commit the following:

   1. Lay a hand upon, shove or strike, or threaten an official. Players and managers guilty of such conduct shall be immediately suspended from further participation in the game and shall remain suspended until his conduct is reviewed by the league officials.  Players and managers guilty of such conduct shall be subject to suspension for the remainder of the season or expulsion from the league for life.

1.A. If an umpire feels threatened by a player or fan, or there is a heated situation with a player, the manager is obligated to diffuse this threatening situation. If the manager does not diffuse the threatening situation, the manager’s actions will be reviewed by League Officials and a determination will be made as to whether the Manager is suspended from games or Not allowed to manage for the remainder of season or Never being allowed to Manage in our League. Manager also risks being thrown out of the League.

 

   2. Refuse to abide by an official’s decision.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be immediately suspended from further participation in the game and shall remain suspended until his conduct is reviewed by the board of directors.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be subject to probation or suspension for the remainder of the season.
   3.
      Be guilty of objectionable demonstrations of dissent at an official’s decision.  Players and managers guilty of such conduct shall be subject to suspension from further participation in the game.
   4.
      Discuss with an official or officials the decision reached by such official or officials, except for the manager or his designee who are authorized to participate in such discussions.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be subject to suspension from further participation in the game.
   5.
      Use unnecessarily rough tactics in the play of the game against the body or person of an opposing player.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be immediately suspended from further participation in the game and shall be subject to probation or suspension for the remainder of the season.
   6.
      Be guilty of physical attack as an aggressor upon any player, manager, official, or spectator, before, during, or after a game.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be immediately suspended from further participation in the game and shall remain suspended until their conduct is reviewed by the board of directors.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be subject to suspension for the remainder of the season or expulsion from the league for life.
   7.
      Be guilty of verbal abusive attack upon any player, manager, official, or spectator, before, during, or after a game.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be immediately suspended from further participation in the game and shall remain suspended until their conduct is reviewed by the board of directors.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be subject to suspension for the remainder of the season.
   8.
      Consume alcoholic beverages or illegal drugs during the game or be upon the field of play at any time in an intoxicated condition.  Players guilty of such conduct shall be immediately suspended from further participation in the game and shall be subject to probation or suspension for the remainder of the season.

   9.

     Any player or manager who does not cooperate or acts in  subversive behavior towards the league and the framework established by the league are subject to suspension until their conduct is reviewed. Players or Managers found guilty of this behavior, after review will be expelled from the league.
   
Penalties

   1. The board of directors may, by vote of the majority of the directors, suspend any player or manager for such a period and upon such terms as it may propose, for the conduct with in its opinion is prejudicial to the welfare, interest, reputation, or charter of the league.
   2. Except as otherwise provided, the commissioners shall determine the appropriate action required for violations of the codes of conduct, and shall report their decision to the player, manager and the board of directors.
   3. A player found in violation of any provision delineated in the codes of conduct, after being placed on probation for the remainder of the season shall be suspended for the remainder of the season.
   4. Any player found in violation of any provisions delineated in the codes of conduct, after being suspended from further participation in a game shall be suspended for the remainder of the season.

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