Baseball

Tournament Note

Shotgun Showdown Week

Coach Pitch:
• 1 hour 15 minute time limit, 1 hour 25 drop dead (unless the last full inning ended in a tie…then keep playing)
• There is no inning limit in these games, the limit will be based upon time…keep playing
• Each batter will get only five swings this week.
• Innings 1 & 2, the last batter in the order (inning 1) or the last offensive player that completed his/her at bat in the prior inning will take 1st base ahead of the start.
• Innings 3 & 4, the last offensive player that completed his/her at bat in the prior inning will take 1st base ahead of the start; the batter prior to that batter in the lineup will take 2nd base.
• Innings 5, 6 & beyond, the last offensive player that completed his/her at bat in the prior inning will take 1st base ahead of the start; the batter prior to that batter in the lineup will take 2nd base and the batter immediately prior to the batter in the lineup placed at second base will take 3rd base
• All innings beginning with the 5th inning will be unlimited runs (please continue to use discipline one the play or ball has stopped)
• Winner: This is hard with 5 teams, so….1) win percentage of total # of games played, 2) head-to-head, 3) run differential, 4) coach’s push-up contest (most in 1 minute)

Kid Pitch:
• 2 hour 30 minute time limit (unless the last full inning ended in a tie…then keep playing)
• These will be 9-inning games
• Each batter will start his/her plate appearance with a 1-1 count (1 ball and 1 strike)
• Innings 1, 2 & 3 the last batter in the order (inning 1) or the last offensive player that completed his/her at bat in the prior inning will take 1st base ahead of the start.
• Innings 4, 5 & 6, the last offensive player that completed his/her at bat in the prior inning will take 1st base ahead of the start; the batter prior to that batter in the lineup will take 2nd base.
• Innings 7, 8 & 9 (and beyond if needed) the last offensive player that completed his/her at bat in the prior inning will take 1st base ahead of the start; the batter prior to that batter in the lineup will take 2nd base and the batter immediately prior to the batter in the lineup placed at second base will take 3rd base
• All innings beginning with the 7th inning will be unlimited runs (please continue to use discipline one the play or ball has stopped)
• Pitch limits are 95 pitches for the week. A pitcher may only appear at two separate times in a game but may pitch in every game subject to the pitch limit for the week
o A pitcher can pitch innings 1 and 2 and then 7, 8 and 9 in a single game (that’s two appearances) subject to pitch count limitations
• Winner: This week’s winner will be determined by the following waterfall: 1) record, 2) head-to-head, 3) run differential, 4) runs given up and 5) most number of pitchers used for the week

2021 Kiwanis Tournament Season - Week Three

Aug 2 - 8, 2021
Hudson, OH
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