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Sat, Jul 27

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Humboldt County

Rumble in the Redwoods July 27th and 28th 2024 .

Escape the heat and come play baseball on the coast for the 2024 Rumble in the Redwoods hosted by the Six Rivers Kings, Northern Humboldt Steelheads and Lost Coast Legends. Fee: $530 per team ages 10u, 11u, 12u, 13u,14u. Home Run Derby. Deposit required : $150, final payment due June 15th.

Rumble in the Redwoods July 27th and 28th 2024  .
Rumble in the Redwoods July 27th and 28th 2024  .

Time & Location

Jul 27, 2024, 8:00 AM – Jul 28, 2024, 6:30 PM

Humboldt County, Humboldt County, CA, USA

About the event

Saturday 7/27 is pool play and Sunday 7/28 is tournament play.

Games locations TBD depending on number of teams enrolled.   USSSA rules will apply.  Guarantee 3 games.  Minimum of 4  maximum of 6 teams per age bracket.   Please note the 13u and 14u age division field size may be 60/90.  Gate admission charged at each field location. 

For more information email : sixriverskings@gmail.com

Rumble in the Redwoods RULES

Insurance - Each team will be required to provide proof of Insurance listing the Field Name the team will be playing at as additional insured.  We will provide field infromation once team placements have been set.  Proof of insurance can be emailed to sixriverskings@gmail.com

Rules: USSSA rules (except rules listed below) govern play unless modified by this document, or by the Tournament Director. 6 inning games or no new inning after 1:45. 13 & 14U will play up to 7 innings.

Fields: Grass Fields.  13 & 14U age division only - field size will be 60/90.

               Turf Field: 11U

Age Requirements and Age Verification: Each team must present a team roster and be prepared to present birth certificates (or valid documentation) to the tournament director. If a player does not have acceptable identification proving a date of birth, they will not be able to participate in the tournament until the players age can be verified by the Tournament Director. Valid proof of age will be determined at the discretion of the Tournament Director. This tournament will fall under the 23-24 season for age determination.  The age determination date is May 1st of the current year.

Rosters: Each team is required to submit roster/liability waiver form with parent signatures before the start of their first tournament game. Please email all completed rosters by June 15th to sixriverskings@gmail.com prior. Players shall only physically play for one (1) team per tournament per weekend regardless of age division.

Start times are approximate. Teams should be prepared for early or late starts in tournament play.

A coin flip determines home team in pool play. The higher seed determines home team in bracket play games. Dugouts are first come, first serve. Lineups and Substitution Lineups must be declared at the plate conference and used for the entire game. Teams may use 9-player or continuous line-ups. A "DH" (designated hitter) and "EH (extra hitter) is permitted. Examples of most commonly used lineups are:

· A 9-person lineup with subs. Subs have one re-entry into the same lineup position.

· A 9 person lineup with a DH (10th person). Subs have one re-entry into the same lineup position.

· Continuous lineup – All players bat; any 9 may play defense.

Injured or Removed Players: Any injured player on base with no subs available will be called out and “scratched” from the lineup. If a player cannot bat or is removed from the lineup due to injury, the player will be called out if removed from a base with no sub and that spot in the batting order is considered an out the next time his spot comes up in the lineup if the team opted to use a continuous batting order or does not have an available sub.

Speed-Up Rule: At any time, the team at bat may use courtesy runners for the pitcher and/or the catcher ONLY. The courtesy runner must be the last recorded out. The Speed-Up Rule applies to any type of batting lineup.

Official book: Home team is responsible for keeping an “official” scorebook. The home team may elect to have a representative of the visiting team keep the “official” book. If a team chooses to not keep a scorebook of the game that is being played, that team has no right to debate the results that the other teams’ scorebook states. If neither team keeps a scorebook, the scorecard that the umpires keep will be the only official document for that game.

Mercy Rule: (all divisions) 15 runs after 3 innings, 8 runs after 4 innings Umpires are responsible for tracking the start time for each game and enforcing time limit rules. Mercy rules and time limits apply to all tournament games, including the championship. A new inning begins at the moment the third out is recorded in the bottom of an inning.

Tie Game Resolution Procedure: In pool play if a game is tied and time is still remaining on the clock an extra inning of regular play is allowed to attempt to break the tie. If there is a tie and the clock runs out in pool play the game will be entered as a tie. Completion of an inning in process when the clock runs out is required. No additional innings will be played in pool play if time has expired. A tie is considered a half-win and a half-loss in the standings. In bracket play, tiebreaker inning(s), if needed, will be played to determine the winning team. Extra innings are counted as innings pitched. Two outs equal 2/3 of an inning. Seeding tie breaking is record, head to head, runs allowed, runs scored and then run differential.

Tie Breaking for Seeding:  Tournament shall utilize pool play format initially. Single elimination round will follow pool play. In the event of ties between two teams’ winners will be decided by the following priority:

1. Win/Loss Record

2. Head to Head (if 2 teams only)

3. Runs Allowed

4. Run Differential (max of 8)

5. Coin Flip

Pitching: U10-U14: Maximum of 6 innings in one day; Maximum of 8 innings during a two day span. If it is discovered that a player has exceeded the pitching limitations, the opposing team must file a protest with the umpire and Tournament Director before the umpires leave the field of play in that game. A team that is found to be in violation of innings pitched restrictions will forfeit the game in which the violation is discovered, if protested properly, and if in bracket play will not be allowed to advance further in the championship bracket.

Protests: All on-field complaints, questions, or protests must first be handled by the field umpire, or the Umpire-in-Chief. The Tournament Director does not override, adjust, or change umpire judgment calls. Protests involving player eligibility must be presented to the field umpire or Umpire-in-Chief and Tournament Director. Once a game has ended and umpires have stepped off of the field of play, protests will not be considered.

Steal Cleats:  Are prohibited for ages 10-12U

Bat Restrictions: All bats for age divisions 14U and younger must be permanently stamped with a 1.15 BPF Mark, or BBCOR.50 Certified Mark or made of wood.

Tickets

  • Deposit- 10,12,13,14

    Team Deposit- 11U, 14U Waitlist ONLY 10,12,13- Still Open.

    $150.00
    +$3.75 service fee
  • Balance Due $380

    11U Waitlist Only 10,12,13,14 Still Open

    $380.00
    +$9.50 service fee
  • Home Run Derby $20

    Limited to 3 players per team.

    $20.00
    +$0.50 service fee

Total

$0.00

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