Steal and Wheel Door Slammer Softball Tournament
The roster can include a maximum
of 15 players. There must be eight to start and eight to
This will be a combined community
and intramural event.
A $65 entry fee will be charged
to community teams only. Intramural team fees will be reduced
Prizes will be awarded to members
of the top three teams.
Stealing is legal.
All USSSA rules will apply
with the following exceptions:
The runner may steal any
The runner may steal on
pitcher's release. (No leading off.)
The runner may only steal
on a strike.
If the runner attempts to
steal and it is a called ball. If it is a swung at ball
or a missed pitch, the play becomes a force back at the
base where the runner left.
The runner must be on base
when the ball is pitched or it can become an out if appealed
to the umpire.
Runners may steal on strike
If on the third strike catcher
misses the ball, the batter/runner is automatically out
and may not advance to first.
There is no balk rule. an
runner cannot leave until the ball leaves the pitchers
The pitcher may throw to
a base in the attempt to pick off a runner.
No fake pitches allowed.
All teams will receive a package
with coupons for hamburgers, hotdogs, and pop.