Rules

Non-Competitive Teams

  1. Each player must have registration form signed by a parent or legal guardian, along with a media release.
  2. Each player must be covered by insurance and policy copied to Miracle League Association.
  3. Each player receives a team uniform and baseball hat.
  4. Each player gets to bat each inning.
  5. Each player gets to circle the bases to score a run each inning.
  6. Every player scores and is never called "Out".
  7. Two innings per team per game.
  8. Game time is approximately 90 minutes in duration.
  9. Each player has an assigned buddy for each game.
  10. Teams consist of no more than 12 to 13 players.
  11. Each player receives a trophy at the end of the season.
  12. Teams use a 9 in. soft-core safety baseball with synthetic cover or woffle balls; There is also a special ball available for the blind, please contact corporate office.
  13. Games are canceled in event of rain or inclement weather.
  14. A Miracle League coach cannot coach another Miracle League team.
  15. Each team has a Coach, Assistant Coach and a Team Mom.
  16. Two umpires cover each game to call players safe on first and home. Enthusiasm is necessary in this position; they must help make the game FUN.
  17. Coaches are to huddle the children before the start of each game in order to stretch and get the players excited about the game.
  18. Reminder that the "buddies" are there for four reasons:
  1. To protect the Miracle League Players.
  2. To assist the Miracle League Players, but only as needed.
  3. To allow the Miracle League Players the opportunity to play as much as possible.
  4. To encourage the Miracle League Players.

A scholarship fund is available for players who are not able to pay the registration fee.

A Competitive League can be established once the need and parents’ desires are established.

Yankees player throwing ball
Yankees player fielding ball
Cardinals player trio with assistive devices
Cubs player at bat with tee
Cubs player with walker
Cubs player at bat