Minor Baseball AA
Jan 02 - Mar 13
From Jan 02, 2016 to Mar 13, 2016
The Minor AA Division is an instructional division with introduction to competitive ball for players typically ranging from 7 to 8 years of age, with some players being league age 6 and 9. Age 6 may tryout for the division provided at least one year in Instructional division and selected in the player draft. Age 9 may remain in AA if they only have participated in one previous AA season.
Scores and standings are kept.
The league may implement coach pitch or Machine pitch for part of the season, while also introducing player pitch for development of pitching and hitting for advancement to the Minor AAA Division.
The defensive team fields 10 players. A catcher, pitcher (next to coach), 4 infielders and 4 outfielders. During the course of the season, each player should have the opportunity to play every position on the field. The offensive team will utilize the continuous batting order for all players.
Pitching rules for coach/machine and player pitch phases of the game will be determined by local league rules prior to the season.
Games are tentatively planned for Saturday mornings and Wednesday Evenings.
The AA division participates in the end of season interleague tournament (end of June/beginning of July).
Criteria to play -
1) A player must be 7-8 years old. 6 year olds may tryout, pending evaluation, draft selection and roster size allowance. Age 9 with league approval.
2) All 7 year olds must try out for the Minor AA Division. If the player is not drafted he will return to his existing Instructional team. If the player is new to LLL, he will be placed on a team.
3)Once a player is placed on a team, he will stay with that team throughout his Minor AA Division Career.
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