2018 Dixie Youth League Bat Rules
As we begin to prepare for a new season, there are some new Dixie Youth League baseball bat rule changes that will take affect for the 2018 Spring season. Dixie Youth is required to adhere to bat guidelines set forth by USA Baseball Standards. All PJL baseball players will be required to use bats that have the "USA Baseball" stamp directly on the bat. These new bats are now on sale online and at local sporting goods stores.
Question: Can my child use the same bat from last year for league and All Star play?
Answer: No. The USA Baseball bats were only just released in September 2017
Question: Can my child use a BPF 1.15 stamped bat?
Answer: No. It must have the USA Baseball stamp on the bat.
Question: What size barrels can we use?
Answer: Same as 2017 season. Either 2 1/4" or 2 5/8"
Question: Are wood bats legal at PJL?
Answer: Yes. They must be one piece wood bats. Cannot be composite wood bats. ex: Bamboo
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