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Minor League

Charleston Baseball Association

THE GAME

1. Home Team is listed 2nd on the Schedule and will occupy 1st base dugout. Official book is kept by the home team. Visiting team will provide a scoreboard keeper.

2. Game time may be restricted for players with excessive absences or disciplinary problems. These situations should be kept to a minimum.

3. Players are not allowed to throw the bat at any time. After one warning, the second time any player throws a bat it will be an automatic out.

4. The CBA will appoint a new manager in the event there is a resignation.

5. NO TRADES, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF A CONFLICT between coach and parent or coach and player. All exceptions must be approved by the Board.

6. Games will be 6-innings with the following exceptions: 8-run rule is in effect after 5 innings if the visiting team is ahead or after 4.5 innings if the home team is ahead; 10-run rule is in effect after 4 innings if the visiting team is ahead or after 3.5 innings if the home team is ahead; 15-run rule is in effect after 3 innings.

6a. Minor League only – a half inning ends with 3 outs or 6 runs

7. Equipment rules will follow Babe Ruth/Cal Ripken rules

8. Pitch count rules in effect.

9. Manager has the option of choosing assistants from parents of drafted players on his/her team or as approved by the Board.

10. Slide rule in effect at home plate, if a play is being made. Umpire’s discretion.

11. CAL RIPKEN 60 FOOT BASEBALL DIVISION SPECIAL BASERUNNING RULE:

When a pitcher is in contact with the pitcher’s plate and in possession of the ball and the catcher is in the catcher�s box ready to receive delivery of the ball, baserunners shall not leave their bases until the ball has been delivered and has reached home plate. Once the catcher has secured the ball and the runner has stopped his forward progress, the runner must immediately return to the base.

12. No slashing rule. Players may not show a bunt and then pull the bat back and hit the ball. This is a safety rule. If a player slashes it will be an automatic out with no appeal.

13. Minor league games are limited to 1 hour and 30 minute time limit, if the home team is ahead and a new inning has not started. A new inning starts immediately after the 3rd out of the previous inning.

THE TEAM

14. All players must bat at least once and play in the field at least one inning all six inning games. Players should receive as much playing time as possible.

14a. Free substitution is allowed in the field only; Extra hitter will be utilized in the batting order; Minor will field 10 with a 4th outfielder (NO short fielder – must play 4 across), and bat a minimum of 11, if available, except that managers are encouraged to bat their entire lineup. Late arriving players will be placed at the bottom of the batting order.

14b. Teams must have at least 6 players to begin a game. A 10 minute waiting period will be granted for players to arrive, otherwise a team not having the minimum number of players shall forfeit. Late arriving players will be placed at the bottom of the batting order.

UNIFORMS

15. Tennis shoes and rubber-cleated shoes ONLY are allowed. No metal spikes, open toed, or street shoes.

16. All teams must wear the same type of uniform shirts and baseball pants.

RAINOUTS

17. The CBA will determine if a game is to be postponed. Managers and players should call the rainout hotline at 348-8555.

18. Makeup games will be played on the next available date as soon as possible after the missed game. Portable mounds can be used to make both Morton Park and Baker Softball available for makeup games.

SPORTSMANSHIP

19. Profanities by coaches, parents, or players will NOT be tolerated.

20. Abusive behavior such as intentionally striking a player with a ball, helmet, or bat will not be tolerated.

21. Players, coaches and fans are prohibited from verbally or physically interfering with play on the field. For example, players should not yell “I’ve got it” when a fielder is attempting to catch a ball. Fans should not yell “swing” at the batter.

22. If a player, parent, or coach is ejected from a game they must sit out the next contest played in accordance with IHSA regulations as adopted by the CBA. Ejected players are allowed to sit on the bench. Ejected coaches or parents must leave the premises until the game is over.

Remember: Let the kids enjoy the game. They are not in the professional leagues so everybody should behave accordingly.

Pitching Rules 

Pitching Chart for Minors

DateDayTimeVisitorHomeField
4/25/2022Mon5:30 PMMN6 - Moose LodgeMN5 - Brickhouse GrillTrojan Field
4/25/2022Mon7:30 PMMN1 - Wildcatters GrillMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200Trojan Field
4/26/2022Tues5:30 PMMN3 - R&W TruckingMN2 - Tomco InsuranceTrojan Field
4/27/2022Weds5:30 PMMN6 - Moose LodgeMN1 - Wildcatters GrillTrojan Field
4/28/2022Thurs5:30 PMMN5 - Brickhouse GrillMN2 - Tomco InsuranceTrojan Field
4/28/2022Thurs7:30 PMMN3 - R&W TruckingMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200Trojan Field
5/2/2022Mon5:30 PMMN1 - Wildcatters GrillMN3 - R&W TruckingPanther Field
5/2/2022Mon7:30 PMMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200MN5 - Brickhouse GrillPanther Field
5/3/2022Tues5:30 PMMN2 - Tomco InsuranceMN6 - Moose LodgePanther Field
5/4/2022Weds5:30 PMMN5 - Brickhouse GrillMN1 - Wildcatters GrillPanther Field
5/5/2022Thurs5:30 PMMN2 - Tomco InsuranceMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200Panther Field
5/5/2022Thurs7:30 PMMN6 - Moose LodgeMN3 - R&W TruckingPanther Field
5/9/2022Mon5:30 PMMN1 - Wildcatters GrillMN2 - Tomco InsuranceTrojan Field
5/9/2022Mon7:30 PMMN3 - R&W TruckingMN5 - Brickhouse GrillTrojan Field
5/10/2022Tues5:30 PMMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200MN6 - Moose LodgeTrojan Field
5/11/2022Weds5:30 PMMN2 - Tomco InsuranceMN3 - R&W TruckingTrojan Field
5/12/2022Thurs5:30 PMMN5 - Brickhouse GrillMN6 - Moose LodgeTrojan Field
5/12/2022Thurs7:30 PMMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200MN1 - Wildcatters GrillTrojan Field
5/16/2022Mon5:30 PMMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200MN3 - R&W TruckingPanther Field
5/16/2022Mon7:30 PMMN2 - Tomco InsuranceMN5 - Brickhouse GrillPanther Field
5/17/2022Tues5:30 PMMN1 - Wildcatters GrillMN6 - Moose LodgePanther Field
5/18/2022Weds5:30 PMMN5 - Brickhouse GrillMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200Panther Field
5/19/2022Thurs5:30 PMMN3 - R&W TruckingMN1 - Wildcatters GrillPanther Field
5/19/2022Thurs7:30 PMMN6 - Moose LodgeMN2 - Tomco InsurancePanther Field
5/23/2022Mon5:30 PMMN1 - Wildcatters GrillMN5 - Brickhouse GrillTrojan Field
5/23/2022Mon7:30 PMMN3 - R&W TruckingMN6 - Moose LodgeTrojan Field
5/24/2022Tues5:30 PMMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200MN2 - Tomco InsuranceTrojan Field
5/26/2022Thurs5:30 PMMN6 - Moose LodgeMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200Trojan Field
5/26/2022Thurs7:30 PMMN2 - Tomco InsuranceMN1 - Wildcatters GrillTrojan Field
5/31/2022Tues5:30 PMMN1 - Wildcatters GrillMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200Panther Field
5/31/2022Tues7:30 PMMN6 - Moose LodgeMN5 - Brickhouse GrillPanther Field
6/1/2022Weds5:30 PMMN3 - R&W TruckingMN2 - Tomco InsurancePanther Field
6/1/2022Weds7:30 PMMN5 - Brickhouse GrillMN3 - R&W TruckingPanther Field
6/6/2022Mon5:30 PMMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200MN3 - R&W TruckingTrojan Field
6/6/2022Mon7:30 PMMN2 - Tomco InsuranceMN5 - Brickhouse GrillTrojan Field
6/7/2022Tues5:30 PMMN1 - Wildcatters GrillMN6 - Moose LodgeTrojan Field
6/8/2022Weds5:30 PMMN5 - Brickhouse GrillMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200Trojan Field
6/9/2022Thurs5:30 PMMN6 - Moose LodgeMN2 - Tomco InsuranceTrojan Field
6/9/2022Thurs7:30 PMMN3 - R&W TruckingMN1 - Wildcatters GrillTrojan Field
6/13/2022Mon5:30 PMMN1 - Wildcatters GrillMN5 - Brickhouse GrillPanther Field
6/13/2022Mon7:30 PMMN3 - R&W TruckingMN6 - Moose LodgePanther Field
6/14/2022Tues5:30 PMMN2 - Tomco InsuranceMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200Panther Field
6/15/2022Weds5:30 PMMN5 - Brickhouse GrillMN3 - R&W TruckingPanther Field
6/16/2022Thurs5:30 PMMN4 - Firefighters Local 3200MN6 - Moose LodgePanther Field
6/16/2022Thurs7:30 PMMN2 - Tomco InsuranceMN1 - Wildcatters GrillPanther Field
6/20/2022Mon5:30 PMTournament - TBDTournament - TBDPanther Field
6/20/2022Mon7:30 PMTournament - TBDTournament - TBDPanther Field
6/21/2022Tues5:30 PMTournament - TBDTournament - TBDPanther Field
6/21/2022Tues7:30 PMTournament - TBDTournament - TBDPanther Field
6/23/2022Thurs5:30 PMTournament - TBDTournament - TBDPanther Field

Final Standings for 2022 MINOR as of 6/17/2022

Team Name Win Loss Ties GB
MN2 – Tomco Insurance 11 3 0
MN1 – Wildcatters Grill 10 5 0 1.5
MN3 – R&W Trucking 6 7 1 4.5
MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 6 8 1 5.0
MN5 – Brickhouse Grill 5 8 2 5.5
MN6 – Moose Lodge 3 10 0 7.5

Game Results for 2022 MINOR as of 6/17/2022

(Winners in bold)

Date Visitor Home Winner Score Notes
04/25/2022 MN6 – Moose Lodge MN5 – Brickhouse Grill H 4 – 5
04/25/2022 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 V 9 – 0
04/26/2022 MN3 – R&W Trucking MN2 – Tomco Insurance H 0 – 12
04/27/2022 MN6 – Moose Lodge MN1 – Wildcatters Grill H 3 – 4
04/28/2022 MN5 – Brickhouse Grill MN2 – Tomco Insurance H 5 – 13
04/28/2022 MN3 – R&W Trucking MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 H 6 – 10
05/02/2022 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill MN3 – R&W Trucking H 11 – 12
05/02/2022 MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 MN5 – Brickhouse Grill V 7 – 3
05/03/2022 MN2 – Tomco Insurance MN6 – Moose Lodge V 11 – 0
05/04/2022 MN5 – Brickhouse Grill MN1 – Wildcatters Grill H 2 – 12
05/04/2022 MN2 – Tomco Insurance MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 V 17 – 0
05/05/2022 MN6 – Moose Lodge MN3 – R&W Trucking TBD TBD RAIN 5/5
05/09/2022 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill MN2 – Tomco Insurance H 1 – 13
05/09/2022 MN3 – R&W Trucking MN5 – Brickhouse Grill H 4 – 6
05/10/2022 MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 MN6 – Moose Lodge V 11 – 8
05/11/2022 MN2 – Tomco Insurance MN3 – R&W Trucking H 8 – 9
05/12/2022 MN5 – Brickhouse Grill MN6 – Moose Lodge V 11 – 1
05/12/2022 MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill H 5 – 11
05/16/2022 MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 MN3 – R&W Trucking H 5 – 9
05/16/2022 MN2 – Tomco Insurance MN5 – Brickhouse Grill V 9 – 3
05/17/2022 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill MN6 – Moose Lodge V 6 – 1
05/18/2022 MN5 – Brickhouse Grill MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 V 10 – 8
05/19/2022 MN3 – R&W Trucking MN1 – Wildcatters Grill V 5 – 2
05/19/2022 MN6 – Moose Lodge MN2 – Tomco Insurance TBD TBD Suspended 5/19 – Top 1st No score
05/23/2022 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill MN5 – Brickhouse Grill V 9 – 5
05/23/2022 MN3 – R&W Trucking MN6 – Moose Lodge V 13 – 6
05/24/2022 MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 MN2 – Tomco Insurance V 13 – 9
05/26/2022 MN6 – Moose Lodge MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 H 7 – 10
05/26/2022 MN2 – Tomco Insurance MN1 – Wildcatters Grill V 5 – 0
05/31/2022 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 V 15 – 8
05/31/2022 MN6 – Moose Lodge MN5 – Brickhouse Grill V 14 – 1
06/01/2022 MN3 – R&W Trucking MN2 – Tomco Insurance H 0 – 14
06/01/2022 MN5 – Brickhouse Grill MN3 – R&W Trucking T 5 – 5 RAIN 5/25; makeup 6/1
06/06/2022 MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 MN3 – R&W Trucking V 9 – 3
06/06/2022 MN2 – Tomco Insurance MN5 – Brickhouse Grill H 6 – 18
06/07/2022 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill MN6 – Moose Lodge V 11 – 5
06/08/2022 MN5 – Brickhouse Grill MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 T 5 – 5
06/09/2022 MN6 – Moose Lodge MN2 – Tomco Insurance H 1 – 4
06/09/2022 MN3 – R&W Trucking MN1 – Wildcatters Grill H 0 – 8
06/13/2022 MN1 – Wildcatters Grill MN5 – Brickhouse Grill V 12 – 5
06/13/2022 MN3 – R&W Trucking MN6 – Moose Lodge H 4 – 5
06/14/2022 MN2 – Tomco Insurance MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 V 13 – 3
06/15/2022 MN5 – Brickhouse Grill MN3 – R&W Trucking H 1 – 10
06/16/2022 MN4 – Firefighters Local 3200 MN6 – Moose Lodge H 3 – 5
06/16/2022 MN2 – Tomco Insurance MN1 – Wildcatters Grill V 7 – 0

Minor Photos

The photographer will schedule with each individual team.

MN1 - Wildcatters Grill
Coach: Zachary Morgan
Biggs, Caleb
Howlett, Kingden
Irons, Dane
Morgan, Judson
Phillips, Lucas
Plummer, Shia
Pollard, Owen
Sanner, Kelson
Traub, Blain
Uphoff, Ryan
MN2 - Tomco Insurance
Coach: Drew Pounds
Anderson, Aiden
Banks, Asa
Bell, Jamistyn
Bloxom, Ethan
Bridgeforth, Odin
Nailing, Deshaun
Pounds, Tucker
Schrock, Kasen
Smallhorn, Evan
Tomshack, Lucas
Walton, Jackson
MN3 - R&W Trucking
Coach: Brandon Wright
Gates, James
Hurt, Harrison
Jackson, Tanner
Jenkins, Brian
Mcdonald, Billy
More, Maxwell
Sigler, Landon
Stefko, Trenton
Titus, Payt
Wilson, Chase
Wright, Blaine
MN4 - Firefighters Local 3200
Coach: KC Denson
Bartges, Jackson
Denson, Braxton
Hayes, Lucas
Huddlestun, Aiden
Morgan, Wilson
Truex, Dalton
Truex, Easton
White, Ollie
Wisnasky, Kolton
Yoder, Zachary
MN5 - Brickhouse Grill
Coach: Tim Buford
Buford, Preston
Butler, Braylen
Marciano, Ellis
Myerscough, Jackson
Ranson, Josiah
Schaljo, Pate
Snider, Toby
Starwalt, Linkoln
Tucker, Eli
Walker, Riley
MN6 - Moose Lodge
Coach: Quinton Combs
Bower, Byntlee
Clark, Waylon
Combs, Owen
Hanger, Jackson
Murbarger, Brady
Rardin, Garrus
Sharp, Alex
Stewart, Abram
Stumpf, Declan
Taylor, Brady

RAIN HOTLINE

Is it raining out? Will your team still have a game today?

Call the Rain Hotline at (217) 348-8555

Listen to the voicemail for up-to-date rain delays and cancellations (*not for legion games).

Contact Us

Charleston Parks & Rec. Online

Phone: (217) 345-6897

Rain Hotline: (217) 348-8555

Email: parksandrec@co.coles.il.us

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