9 Stars Sports

SHOWCASE RULES

Rules are based on keeping the games as near competitive tournament value as possible.

Turn in lineup card to home plate umpire prior to coin flip.

All games are designed to play 7 innings within a two hour time period. Games are scheduled 2hrs 15min apart on Saturday and 2hrs on Sunday. Hustle in and out, 1 minute between innings or five warmup pitches whichever comes first. No huddles in the circle except first inning.

Run Rule: 10 runs after 1hr 35min. of play. A team that is up by 10 runs or more after 1hr 35min, the inning will be completed.

May bat as many as you like but, MUST maintain batting order.

Team listed first will occupy 1B dugout. If team playing last game is in 1B dugout, that team will maintain that dugout.

Courtesy Runner for Pitcher and Catcher only. First; If there are bench players not in the batting lineup, these players must be used as Courtesy Runner. Second; If you are batting your entire lineup then, the last batted out may run for either the Pitcher or Catcher as a Courtesy Runner..

May use EP (Extra Player) anywhere in batting llineup when batting ten or more players. An EP may also play on defense without announcing the change. Can also use FLEX/DP if you like.

Free Substitution on DefeNse ONLY!

One coach may be outsitde the dugout during defensive inning. No buckets and no chairs of any type allowed on field.

NO Protest: All calls will be final on the field with plate umpire.

If game is tied after 1hr 55min, the game will end in a tie. All games are finish the inning, there is no drop dead.

Games will end at 1hr 55min finish the inning if 7 innings have not been completed.

EJECTIONS: Head Coaches are responsible for your fans and assistant coaches conduct. Any Coach or Fan that is ejected will be asked to leave the park and is not allowed to return for the next game. If two ejections by the same adult, that adult is not allowed back in the park for the remainder of the event.

ZERO TOLERANCE: No alcohol, no smoking, no swearing, no threatening statements, no aggressive physical contact with any individual, no defacing city property. If any of these occur, the individual will be dismissed from the park immediately and will not be allowed to return.

NOTE: All teams participating in this event will be covered with RPS Bollinger weekend secondary insurance. All players and coaches will be covered while inside the field of play during pregame warmups and games. Teams are not covered off-site