7-8 Boys Machine Pitch Baseball Division
About the Boys 7-8 Machine Pitch Division
Age: League ages 7 and 8 years old (may not turn 9 prior to May 1 of the current year)
Play Type: This is an instructional league in which balls are pitched by a machine. Focus is on learning the basic rules and fundamental skills of baseball and softball. Many participants will have participated in Tee-ball, but this is not a requirement, as there are many first-time players at this level.
7-8 Division Rules Summary:
- One hour games, no maximum or minimum innings.
- Every players plays defense.
- Every player bats in the lineup.
- Batters receive 5 pitches/attempts at hitting the ball before being declared out. No base on balls.
- No lead offs or base stealing.
- Typically 2 games per week.
- All games are officiated by the BBA Youth Umpire Crew
See the 7-8 Boys Rules Page for a complete list of all 7-8 division rules and regulations.