Rules

Rules & Information

Tournament & League Rules (Purchase Official MLB Rules Book)

  • BBCOR Bats will be required in ALL 2016 Tournaments/Leagues for the 14u, 16u & 18u Age Divisions. Wood Bats are Optional to Use as well for ALL Age Divisions.

Code of Conduct

Rocky Mountain School of Baseball has implemented a Code of Conduct for the benefit of the players (our children). Our purpose is to create baseball opportunities for the youth in a comfortable and safe environment. All participants (coaches, parents, players) must understand their role in youth baseball. We deem it necessary to implement a Code of Conduct for RMSB Tournaments and Leagues. We ask for your cooperation and assistance in following this code. You will have the opportunity to AGREE to the Code of Conduct during online registration for each event. Please share this information with your team[Read the “Code of Conduct”]

Spring/Summer 2017 Age Divisions

Age Cutoff Date: May 1, 2017

  •  7u – Must be 7 or younger on April 30, 2017
  •  8u – Must be 8 or younger on April 30, 2017
  •  9u – Must be 9 or younger on April 30, 2017
  • 10u – Must be 10 or younger on April 30, 2017
  • 11u – Must be 11 or younger on April 30, 2017
  • 12u – Must be 12 or younger on April 30, 2017
  • 13u – Must be 13 or younger on April 30, 2017
  • 14u – Must be 14 or younger on April 30, 2017 *(8th grade ’16-’17)
  • 16u – Must be 16 or younger on April 30, 2017 *(9th/10th grades ’16-’17)
  • 18u – Must be 18 or younger on April 30, 2017 *(11th/12th grades ’16-’17)

    *Grade Exception: Players in the corresponding grade will be allowed to play even if they are not “age appropriate” on April 30th.  This is only effective in the 14u, 16u & 18u.
 

Field Dimensions

 

Age Division Caught 3rd Strike Leading Off Mound Bases
7u NO NO 40′ 60′
8u NO NO 44′ 60′
9u NO NO 46′ 60′
10u YES NO 46′ 60′
11u YES YES 50′ 70′
12u YES YES 50′ 70′
13u YES YES 54′ 80′
14u YES YES 60′, 6″ 90′
16u YES YES 60′, 6″ 90′
18u YES YES 60′, 6″ 90′


NOTE:
Some fields have permanent pitching mounds that may not meet the above pitching dimensions.  Thank you for adapting to these fields pitching dimensions.

Refund/Cancellation Policies

  • Tournament Minimum Refund/Cancellation Policy
    90% refund – Cancellation 10 or more days prior to Tournament
    (If Age Division is not sold out)
    70% refund – Cancellation 10 or more days prior to Tournament
    (If Age Division is sold out)
    No refund – Cancellation 9 days or less prior to Tournament
  • Tournament Weather/Rainout Minimum Refund Policy
    60% refund if no games are played
    40% refund if 1 game is completed
    No refund if 2 or more games are completed
  • League Minimum Refund/Cancellation Policy
    90% refund – Cancellation 10 or more days prior to start of League
    60% refund – Cancellation 10 or less days prior to start of League
    No refund – Cancellation mid-season
  • League Weather/Rainout Policy
    Make-up dates for rained out games are set aside at the beginning of the year and are posted on the league page accordingly. It is each team’s responsibility to mark these make-up dates on your calendar. We will always offer as many make-up dates as necessary for rained out games. No refunds will be given for rainouts.

 

Last Modified: June 26, 2017 - 4:04 pm