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ALL BATS USED FOR LITTLE LEAGUE MUST HAVE ONE OF THESE LOGOS ON THE BAT.

ANY BAT WITHOUT THIS LOGO WILL NOT BE USED FOR PLAY   

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Please note that as of January 1, 2018, the new USA Baseball Bat Standard will be implemented. Little League-approved baseball bats that are approved for use for the 2017 season will no longer be acceptable for use in any Little League game or activity starting on January 1, 2018. For more information on the USABat standard and a complete list of bats approved through the USABat Standard,visit usabat.com.

Beginning with the 2018 season, non-wood and laminated bats used in the Little League (Majors) and below, Intermediate (50-70) Division, Junior League divisions, and Challenger division shall bear the USA Baseball logo signifying that the bat meets the USABat – USA Baseball’s Youth Bat Performance Standard. All BPF – 1.15 bats will be prohibited beginning with the 2018 season. Additionally, starting in 2018, the bat diameter shall not exceed 2? inches for these divisions of play. Additional information is available at LittleLeague.org/batinfo.

Tee Ball:

Under the USABat standard, certified Tee Ball bats (26" and shorter) will feature the USA Baseball mark and text which reads ONLY FOR USE WITH APPROVED TEE BALLS. All Tee Ball bats must feature the USA Baseball mark and accompanying text. Tee Ball bats that were produced and/or purchased prior to the implementation of the new standard can be certified using an Approved Tee Ball Sticker via the USA Baseball Tee Ball Sticker Program (USABaseballShop.com) beginning September 1, 2017.

Minor/Major Divisions:

It shall not be more than 33 inches in length; nor more than 2? inches in diameter, and if wood, not less than fifteen-sixteenths (15/16) inches in diameter (7/8 inch for bats less than 30") at its smallest part. Wood bats taped or fitted with a sleeve may not exceed sixteen (16) inches from the small end.

NOTE: Solid one-piece wood barrel bats do not require a USA Baseball logo.

Intermediate (50-70) Division and Junior League:

It shall not be more than 34" inches in length; nor more than 2? inches in diameter, and if wood, not less than fifteen-sixteenths (15/16) inches in diameter (7/8 inch for bats less than 30") at its smallest part. Wood bats taped or fitted with a sleeve may not exceed eighteen (18) inches from the small end.

NOTE: Solid one-piece wood barrel bats do not require a USA Baseball logo.

Senior League:

It shall not be more than 36 inches in length, nor more than 2? inches in diameter, and if wood, not less than fifteen-sixteenths (15/16) inches in diameter (7/8 inch for bats less than 30") at its smallest part. Wood bats taped or fitted with a sleeve may not exceed eighteen (18) inches from the small end. The bat shall not weigh, numerically, more than three ounces less than the length of the bat (e.g., a 33-inch-long bat cannot weigh less than 30 ounces). All bats not made of a single piece of wood shall meet the Batted Ball Coefficient of Restitution (BBCOR) performance standard, and such bats shall be so labeled with a silkscreen or other permanent certification mark. The certification mark shall be rectangular, a minimum of a half-inch on each side and located on the barrel of the bat in any contrasting color. Aluminum/alloy and composite bats shall be marked as to their material makeup being aluminum/alloy or composite. This marking shall be silkscreen or other permanent certification mark, a minimum of one-half-inch on each side, and located on the barrel of the bat in any contrasting color.

 

TEXTING:

Text messages for the upcoming season regarding rain outs or schedule changes please click the SMS icon. Text are LEAGUE SPECIFIC if you have a child in more than one league please sign up for all leagues that apply.


. Want to be a COACH?
Download the 2017 Volunteer Application Please fill this out and email it with a copy of your drivers license to MLLA at macomblittleleague@gmail.com.
Please Note: All volunteers must complete the application regardless of past years service.

What is My childs "League Age"?:  Little League "League Age" Calculator
What about Softball? Click Here For the MCGSL SITE
Suggestions and Help: Any Thoughts or Suggestions? If you have any thoughts or suggestions that you feel may help the Macomb Little League Board improve the league please contact Us please include your name and the league(s) your child (children) played in this year.

Here is a list of 5 Parent Tips on how you can best support your child, coach, and the League during the upcoming season.  

Macomb Little League Calendar:   This calendar shows notable League events Schedules will be completed and posted in our Schedule/Handouts section. 


RAIN OUTS:  For Field conditions that apply to Rain Outs: Go to the Park District WEB SITE or call the Macomb Park District after 3pm 837-park/ 309-837-7275 or tune in to K100, WJEQ, or WIUM. The Park District will dictate if the Fields are in Playable condition as of 3pm. After 2pm the Field drainage and/or additonal rainfall may change field conditons. This decision is up to the MLL Board or it's president.

 



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