7-8 Boys Machine Pitch Baseball Division
About the Boys 7-8 Machine Pitch Division
Age: League ages 7 and 8 years old (may not turn 9 prior to May 1 of the current year)

Play Type: This is an instructional league in which balls are pitched by a machine.  Focus is on learning the basic rules and fundamental skills of baseball and softball.  Many participants will have participated in Tee-ball, but this is not a requirement, as there are many first-time players at this level.

7-8 Division Rules Summary:

  • One hour games, no maximum or minimum innings.
  • Every players plays defense.
  • Every player bats in the lineup.
  • Batters receive 5 pitches/attempts at hitting the ball before being declared out.  No base on balls.
  • No lead offs or base stealing.
  • Typically 2 games per week.
  • All games are officiated by the BBA Youth Umpire Crew

See the 7-8 Boys Rules Page for a complete list of all 7-8 division rules and regulations.