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Home/Away Team Game Responsibilities

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Home team arrives early enough to do the following:

  • Do safety walk around field
  • First game of the day - turn on the score board
  • First game of the day - chalk field
  • First game of the day - get score box from concession stand and hook up into scorers table
  • Get 4 game balls from the concession stand (Majors/Minors Only)
  • Provide line up cards to umpire and visiting team (Majors/Minors Only)
  • Have official scorekeeper, keeping the official book and in the tower operating the scoreboard, in place ready to start game (Majors/Minors Only)

Visiting team must arrive early enough to do the following:

  • Come to concession stand and get pitch count records (Majors/Minors Only)
  • Provide line up cards to the umpire and home team (Majors/Minors Only)
  • Have official pitch counter in place ready to start game (Majors/Minors Only)

During game:

  • At beginning of each half inning Scorekeeper announces score and pitch counter announces pitch count for pitcher taking mound (Majors/Minors Only)
  • Pitch counter must notify umpire when pitcher reaches maximum pitches for the game/week (Majors/Minors Only)

After game:

  • Both the home and away managers must sign the pitch count form at the end of the game. The pitch count form must also have the final score recorded. By signing the pitch count
  • form, the managers are confirming the total pitches that night and required days rest for upcoming games.
  • Pitch count forms are filed with master log in the concession stand by the board member working that night (Majors/Minors Only)
  • Last game of the day - turn off score boards and bring score box to concession stand

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