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2019 BLACKTOP WEEKNITE SLOPITCH

Season begins April 22nd

24 games followed by playoffs

Games played at 6:15 pm / Doubleheaders begin May 15th

Games played at Dyker-Ave S-Gerritsen

Call 718 769-0818


SATURDAY MARINE PARK LEAGUE 2019

Season Begins April 8th

24 Game Schedule followed by playoffs

Games played at Marine Park 

Call 718 769-0815

 


SUNDAY BLACKTOP 2019

Season Begins April 7th

Strictly 10 man modified pitch

24  scheduled games followed by playoffs

Games played at Gerritsen,Dyker,Ave S, Roy Mann ..........

Follow league results on our blacktop website

www.leaguelineup .com/gsoftball


PITCHING RULES-10 PLAYER MODIFIED PITCH

Our league follows the ASA 10 player modified pitching rules.THERE ARE RESTRICTIONS ON THE BACKSWING THAT ARE NOT INCLUDED IN 9 PLAYER MODIFIED RULES.

ONE ADDITION to the rule-you cannot go past 90 degrees on the backswing

ONE EXCEPTION to the rule-you can "rock" on the mound.One foot must be in contact with the "rubber" thru-out the entire delivery

PLEASE DO NOT BRING DOWN PITCHERS WHO DON'T ABIDE BY THESE RULES

3 CALLED ILLEGAL PITCHES WILL RESULT IN A PITCHER BEING SUSPENDED FOR THE SEASON FROM PITCHING

ALL PITCHERS MUST BE CLEARED BY THE LEAGUE/ IF YOU DON'T LIKE THE RULES PLEASE DON'T  SIGN UP

 


Game Starting Time/ Forfeits

All games will start at the designated time.If a team is unable to field at least 8 players at game time said team will automatically become the visiting team and forfeit their first time at bat.PLEASE GET YOUR PLAYERS TO THE FIELD ON TIME

Forfeits are to be called  20 minutes after the designated start time ( 1 hr after the designated start time for the 2nd game of doubleheaders )

Teams must pay $50 per game forfeited ($100 for a doubleheader).Teams will not be permitted to take the field until their forfeit fees are paid.

 


MERCY RULE IN ALL LEAGUES

20 runs after3/  15 runs after 4/  10 runs after 5

This includes playoff games


RULE CHANGE/ Projection of ball over fence in fair territory

Umpires will no longer have the option of projecting a batted ball over a fence.Any trees in fair territory will be considered a wall and the ball is live.This rule change is effective immediately and APPLIES TO ALL LEAGUES.