League Pitching Rules
For 9, 10, 11 and 12 Year Olds

Revised 3/1/2014

1. One pitch constitutes an inning.

2. Once relieved from a game, the pitcher cannot return to the pitcher position for any reason. Although the player can assume any other defensive position for the remainder of the game.

3. When a team is charged with its second trip to the mound, in the same inning, to the same pitcher, the pitcher must be removed from the pitching position for the remainder of the game. The pitcher may be moved to another defensive position.

4. A timeout charged to a team in the defensive position is considered a trip to the mound except for an injury or equipment repair timeout.

5. At White River, if even a single pitch is thrown in a fourth inning of pitching in the same game, the pitcher must have 2 full days of rest before pitching again.

6. The pitching week is Sunday through Saturday


Regular season pitching rules:

Age GroupInnings Allowed per GameInnings Allowed Per Week
9 Yrs Old26
10 Yrs Old36
11 - 12 Yrs Old36
13 - 15 Yrs Old77


Tournament Pitching Rules:
9 Yr olds:
2 innings per game max
6 innings per week max
No more than 2 days in a row. If a pitcher pitches on back-to-back days, he must take a day off before pitching for a third time.

10 yr olds:
3 innings per game max
8 innings per week max
No more than 2 days in a row. If a pitcher pitches on back-to-back days, he must take a day off before pitching for a third time.

11/12 yr olds:
3 innings per game max
9 innings per week max
No more than 2 days in a row. If a pitcher pitches on back-to-back days, he must take a day off before pitching for a third time.

13 - 15 yr olds:
7 innings per game max
9 innings per week max
If a pitcher pitches more than 3 innings in a single game they must have 2 full days of rest before pitching again.

 

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