Pitch Count Limits and Catcher Rules

West Seattle Baseball has approved the following pitching plan to develop healthy arms and promote pitching opportunities for a large number of players. Parents and coaches are encouraged to work together to make sure that players are building strength without putting themselves as risk physically. The tables below list the approved limits for pitchers participating…

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Player Draft Rules and Guidelines

All players must register with West Seattle Baseball during the registration period to be eligible to play. At the close of registration, the number of teams in each division will be determined by dividing the number of registered players by 12 with the goal to get each team as close to 12 players as possible. …

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Shetland (6U) Rules Amendments

The following amendments have been adopted by WSB for play in the Shetland Division: The entire team may play in the field. No player shall remain on the bench for more than one inning To encourage rotation of players, no player shall remain at the same defensive for more than two innings, and no player…

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Pinto (8U) Rules Amendments

The following amendments have been adopted by WSB for play in the Pinto Division: Participation Requirements Each player on the team shall play defense for at least two innings of each six-inning game. No player may sit more than two consecutive innings, unless being disciplined by the manager, who must inform the parents of the…

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Mustang (10U) Rules Amendments

The following amendments have been adopted by WSB for play in the Mustang Division: Participation Requirements Each player on the team shall play defense for at least two innings of each six-inning game. No player may sit more than two consecutive innings, unless being disciplined by the manager, who must inform the parents of the…

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Rules and Regulations

As a PONY league, West Seattle Baseball games are played by the “Official Rules of Major League Baseball” (often called simply “OBR”) with a number of amendments made for each level of play. On this page, you will find helpful links to all pertinent rules sets, divisional amendments, and other great reference material with regard…

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Bronco (12U) Rules Amendments

Team Size For regular season games, each team shall field no fewer than eight (8) players without penalty of forfeit; The opposing team may, at their discretion, provide a player to take a defensive position so that all defensive positions are fielded. This player, if provided, should be the last batter put out in the…

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