Ozone and Minor Pitch Count Rules

UpdatedMonday March 2, 2020 byBEN BARRS.

 

PITCH COUNT RULES

REGULAR SEASON PITCH COUNT RULES

8.07–PITCHING Limitations (Regular Season Only)—These pitching restrictions apply only to regular season play.

Pitch Counts

Pitch Count Limitations

(1) A League Age 9 or 10 pitcher shall not throw more than 75 pitches in the same game or on the same day. Exception: If the pitcher reaches the pitch count limit while facing a batter, he may continue to pitch until the batter reaches base safely or is put out.

(2) A League Age 11 or 12 pitcher shall not throw more than 85 pitches in the same game or on the same day. Exception: If the pitcher reaches the pitch count limit while facing a batter, he may continue to pitch until the batter reaches base safely or is put out.

(3) All pitchers in local league play must adhere to the following pitch count rest requirements:

League Age

No Rest

1 Day

2 Days

3 Days

09 -12

1-30

31-45

46-65

66+

Pitch Count Regulations:

Minor

75 pitches per day and no more than 6 innings per week. 
30 pitches and under, pitcher can throw the following day.
31-45 requires one (1) calendar day rest,
46-65 requires two (2) calendar days rest,
66+ (minors) (3) calendar days rest

Ozone

85 pitches per day and no more than 6 innings per week.
30pitches and under, pitcher can throw the following day.
31-45 requires one (1) calendar day rest,
45-65 requires two (2) calendar days rest, 
65+ (Ozone) (3) calendar days rest

Exception: If a pitcher reaches his/her limit for minors or Ozone, the pitcher may continue to pitch until that batter reaches base or is put out