In addition, The following amendments will be included in the Tournament Rules.
1) Speed up Rule:
Each batter is to start with a 1 Ball and 1 Strike Count
7 inning games. 10 run in effect after 5 innings.
2) Home Team:
During Round Robin - Coin Flip determines Home Team
During Playoff Round - Higher seeded team determines Home Team
3) Time Limits:
Between Inning time limit of 2 Minutes
During Round Robin - no inning is started after the 2 hour mark. Games can end in a tie.
During Playoff Round - extra innings will be played under the following rules:
1st extra inning, each team will start with one (1) out and a runner on first and second base. The two base runners will be the last two batters from the previous inning.
In the Championship game - Extra innings will be played until the tie is broken.
All protests will be resolved by Tournament Officials.
No protest will be allowed on judgment calls.
The umpire must be notified before the next pitch is thrown.
Any coach ejected from a game must leave the complex immediately for the rest of the game. They may return for the next game. If they are ejected after a game has completed, they must sit out the next game.
If a player is ejected from a game, they must sit in the crowd for the remainder of the game.
Any ejection is subject for review and may result in several game suspensions