*Must be 50 by first game Divisions divided based upon Teams Registered Home Run limits: 4 = Men's Division 1 2 = Open Division, Men's D2 & Mixed 1 = Men’s Division 3 & Church Only ASA approved bats may be used. Visit www.softball.org for a list of approved bats. Game Balls provided.
**5x5x5 Slow Pitch Softball - an introduction:
The Team only needs five (5) players in a League
Players usually get more at Bats, usually 6 to 10 at bats per game, often more than that.
It’s different but you still need to hit, catch, and throw softball to win games.
You get to play 2 different Positions per inning.
The game encourages team cooperation, camaraderie, and sportsmanship.
Instills new thought for ideas and methods the game we love.
Infield team; A Five person team that plays Pitcher, first base, Second Base, third base and shortstops position for 3 outs per inning
Outfield Team A Five person team that plays catcher, and the 4 outfield positions, for three outs per inning.
Batting Team A Five or 6 person team that bats until 3 outs are recorded.
Games are scheduled in 90 (ninety) minute intervals. No new inning will begin after 75 minutes. Tie games will be continued until a winner is determined.
Each team plays defense for two-thirds of an inning (consisting of nine outs)