Pitch Count

Game Pitch Limits

League Age - Limit

Exception:  If a pitcher reaches the limit imposed in Regulation VI (c) for his/her league age while facing a batter, the pitcher may continue to pitch until any one of the following conditions occurs:

Rest Required

League age 14 and under

Pitchers league age 14 and under must adhere to the following rest requirements:

Pitches Reached / Calendar days rest required between games

League Age Players under 14 may not pitch in 3 consecutive days, regular season or tournament

League age 15-18

Pitchers league age 15-18 must adhere to the following rest requirements:

Pitches Reached / Calendar days rest required between games

Calendar days rest

Calendar days rest: A calendar day of rest is a full calendar day between games. So if a pitcher pitches 35 pitches on Monday, he must rest Tuesday and is eligible to pitch on Wednesday.  If a pitch pitches 50 pitches on Monday, he must rest Tuesday and Wednesday. He is eligible to pitch on Thursday.

Other Important Pitching Limitations

Pitching/Catching Ban

Returning to the mound