TCWBA Constitution

TCWBA CONSTITUTION

Established - 2000
Last update:...June 1, 2018...

guideTable of Contents

I - GOVERNMENT

COMPOSITION

 

SEASON

 

COMMISSIONER

 

RULE CHANGES

 

EXPANSION

 

II- PLAYER LIMITS & ELIGIBILITY

ELIGIBLE

 

POSITION PLAYERS

 

LIMITS - PITCHERS

 

OVERUSE

 

MLB SEASON

 

III- ROSTER

GENERAL

 

UNAFFILIATED PLAYERS

 

IV- TRADES

GENERAL RULES

 

RULES – OFF SEASON

 

RULES – IN SEASON

 

V- FREE AGENT DRAFT

ROSTER MAXIMUM LIMIT (30)

 

FREE AGENTS

 

DRAFT ORDER

 

LOTTERY

 

TIEBREAKER

 

LENGTH and TIME

 

WAIVER PERIOD FREE AGENCY

 

VI- SERIES PLAY

INSTRUCTIONS

 

GAME PLAY & RESULTS

 

STATS

 

PENALTIES

 

VII- PROTESTS

METHOD

 

VIII- PLAYOFFS

TIME FRAME & PARTICIPANTS

 

SEEDING

 

SCHEDULE

 

HOME TEAM

 

PLAYOFF TIEBREAKER RULES

 

REST

 

ACTIVE ROSTER

 

INJURIES

 

POSITION PLAYERS - GAME LIMITS PER ROUND

 

PITCHING & LIMITS PER ROUND

 

TCWBA MODIFICATIONS

 

IX- APBA FORMAT

GAME BOARDS

 

 

X- OFFICIAL APBA GAME PLAY CLARIFICATIONS

DOUBLE COLUMN CARD RESULTS

 

APBA RESULTS and SCORING OF SAME

XI- TCWBA ALTERATIONS

ALL of the following alterations will be used for all TCWBA games

 

 

"35" RULE

 

BALL/STRIKE

 

ERROR CARD

 

FIELDING CHART

 

HIT & RUN

 

INJURIES

 

PITCHING

 

PITCHING UPGRADE/DOWNGRADE

 

RAIN OUTS

 

SLOW RUNNER CHART
slowrun

 

UNUSUAL PLAY CARD
unusual

 

XII- MLB RULEBOOK

5.11 - DESIGNATED HITTER
9.4 - RBI

 

9.7 - STOLEN BASE/ CAUGHT STEALING

 

9.16 - EARNED RUNS AND RUNS ALLOWED

 

9.19 - SAVES FOR RELIEF PITCHERS