10U Minor Boys Rules

Perry Junior League 10U Boys Rules


  1. Games will be 1 hour and 30 min or 6 innings.

  2. No limit to runs per inning.

  3. Run Rule is 15 after 3, 10 after 4, 8 after 5.

  4. Pitcher shall not throw more than 75 pitches in the same game or on the same day. Exception: If the pitcher reaches the pitch count limit while facing a batter, he may continue to pitch until the batter reaches base safely or is put out.

  5. Pitcher is allowed 6 innings per week (Monday to Sunday).  An additional inning may be awarded to a pitcher that completes 6 innings in a tie game and will be permitted to pitch a 7th inning.
  6. Starting pitcher may not return to a game once he has been removed

  7. Each pitcher per team will be awarded a warning for a balk without penalty.

  8. A catcher is required to be in full gear with a throat protector and must utilize a catchers glove.

  9. Infield fly rule is in effect.

  10. A continuous batting order will be utilized and enforced throughout the game.

  11. A facemask is optional for the batter.If a helmet has snaps a chinstrap must be used.

  12. Bunting is allowed.

  13. A runner is not allowed to lead off the base until the pitcher delivers a pitch and the ball crosses the plate.

  14. A runner must return to the base once the pitcher is on the rubber preparing to pitch.

  15. Stealing is allowed after the ball crosses the plate to any base.

  16. A game running 6 innings will end in a tie during the regular season.

  17. The umpire will announce and make the determination of game time and be responsible for monitoring time left.

  18. A new inning of a game will not be started within 10 min of time expiring, but the inning must be finished unless the home team batting and in the lead, or the visiting teams ½ inning is completed and they are behind in the score.

  19. Any rule not listed here will be referenced in the Dixie Youth Rule Book.