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OVERTHROW! Send them back, Coach.

By Raul Ortega | Apr 7, 2021 |

The Overthrow Rules 4.11 for both Pioneer divisions have been revamped to encourage the kids (and especially the coaches) to make a play on the runners instead of simply getting the ball back to the pitcher to “kill the play.” In previous years, attempting plays and missing promoted the kids simply running the bases non-stop…

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Orange Tier & Masks

By Raul Ortega | Apr 7, 2021 |

Contra Costa is now officially in the Orange Tier as of April 7. While this is great news for our community and local businesses, there is no change to the protocols and guidelines for wearing masks and social distancing. Please continue to adhere to the guidelines posted so that our kids can continue to play.…

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Forward to the COVID-19 Edition of the 2020 PHBA Official Rules

By biggb55 | Apr 1, 2021 |

With the 2020 season lost, I continued to work on a project I started prior to the 2019 season.  I wanted to format the PHBA rules to be published.  In Sept 2020, as part of that process I wrote the following forward.  As we count down the last week toward Opening Day 2021, I would…

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