Pitch Count RuleUpdatedThursday April 29, 2021 byESMLL.
These rules apply to baseball only. There are no softball pitch counts. Minor/Majors Divisions
All game stats must be submitted to Anthony Fiordalisi at Afiordalisi@gmail.com
Each coach must submit the game stats within 24 hours after the game is completed.
Pitch counts will be posted on the Pitch Counts Results Tab for all to see.
Opposing Coaches should agree at the end of each inning the pitch count and score of the game.
Pitch count rules are to protect young pitchers arms and are the coaches responsiblity to follow them!
Prior to a game starting competing team's will know who is eligible to pitch on the opposing team. Posted pitch counts on this website are final. Any difference should be taken up prior to game time.
Example of Game Stats Email:
Game Date 5/03/19 Minors Divison Crosscutter 5 Cyclones 4
Crosscutter: Ryan H. 45. John t. 30
Cycolnes: Bill B. 50, ALex C. 10
2019 Pitching Rules:
0-20 0 days rest
21-35 1 day rest
36-50 2 days rest
51-65 3 days rest
66-over 4 days rest
Maximum pitches for
Minor-8 50, Minors 75, Majors 85
If pitcher reaches his Maximum pitches in the middle of a batter, he can finish that batter, then must be removed from the game.
Ex: Pitcher pitches 52 pitches on Monday, He is not allowed to pitch for 3 days, thats Tues-1, Weds-2, Thurs-3, He would be eligible to pitch on Friday.
Pitcher to catcher ban: any pitcher who delivers 41 or more pitches in a game may not go behind the plate to play catcher for the remainder of the day.
For full details of rules please review your Official Little League Rule Book