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Bridgeforth Field Ground Rules

 

SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES: 

A. DUGOUT LIP AND FRONT GREEN BLOCKS ARE “IN PLAY”

B. DUGOUT ROOF AND OVERHANG IS “OUT OF PLAY”

C. DUGOUT POLES ARE “OUT OF PLAY”

D. BALL LODGED IN TARP, USE BOOK RULE

E. NO CATCH IF ELEVATED BY TARP

F. NO CATCH IF STANDING ON TARP

G. ENCLOSED BALL PARK; USE BOOK RULE ON RULE INFRACTION

 

 

GENERAL RULES:

A. VISITORS WILL OCCUPY IST BASE DUGOUT

B. ALL PLAYERS WILL OCCUPY DUGOUT OR BULLPEN

C. NO EQUIPMENT STORED OUT OF DUGOUT

D. NO WARM-UP IE:THROWING/PEPPER IN FRONT OF DUGOUT

E. NO HITTING INTO FENCES IE:SOFT TOSS/TEE

F. STAND ON TURF MATS WHEN HITTING FUNGOS

G. USE BOX TO THROW BP OR IF YOU PREFER THROWING FROM MOUND, WE WILL MAKE ARANGEMENTS FOR YOU

H. USE BATTERS’ BOX MATS WHEN TAKING BP

I. STAY OFF INFIELD GRASS PROTECTIVE NETTING WITH SPIKES

J. USE OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES IE:RADAR GUN/VIDEOTAPE AND TRANSMITTAL OF INFORMATION IS FORBIDDEN UNDER RULE 5-2 (pg. 48)

K. USE OF VIDEO CAMERA IS RESTRICTED TO AREA BEHIND HOME PLATE OR PRESS BOX SET UP ONLY. 

L. REFRAIN FROM STANDING BEHIND CATCHER WHILE PITCHER IS WARMING UP. HITTERS STAND IN THE ON-DECK CIRCLE AREA

M. USE OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS ARE PROHIBITED ON PREMISES

N. BENCH JOCKEYING WILL NOT BE TOLERATED