Finalized 2019 BC Baseball Bat Rules

January 2, 2019

Following the 2018 BC Baseball AGM, please find the updated, finalized version of the 2019 BC Baseball bat rules which will be included in the 2019 BC Baseball Rulebook.

RULE 19.04 – BATS
  • 7U (T-Ball)
    • 30 inch, 2 5/8 inch max diameter, unlimited length/weight drop – bats with greater than 2 ¼ in. barrel diameter must be marked “USABB”
  • 9U (Tadpole)
    • 30 inch, 2 5/8 inch max diameter, unlimited length/weight drop – bats with greater than 2 ¼ in. barrel diameter must be marked “USABB”
  • 10U & 11U (Mosquito)
    • 32 inch, 2 5/8 inch max diameter, unlimited length/weight drop – bats with greater than 2 ¼ in. barrel diameter must be marked “USABB”
  • 13U (PeeWee)
    • 32 inch, 2 3/4 inch max diameter, -10 max length/weight drop, marked “BPF 1.15” or “USABB”
  • 15U (Bantam) A/AA
    • 2 3/4 inch max diameter, 42 inch max length, max -10 weight to length ratio, composite, aluminum or wood combination
  • 15U (Bantam) AAA
    • -10 max length/weight drop, Wood, Bamboo or Wood Composite
  • 18U (Midget) AA
    • -3 max length/weight drop, and marked “BBCOR”
  • 18U (Midget) AAA/College Prep
    • Wood, Bamboo or Wood Composite

Wood, bamboo and wood composite bats are permitted in all divisions.

Wood composite bats include wood bats with fiberglass sheathing and wood barrelled bats with composite handles.

Wood composite bats do not include any bat that has any metallic component.

 

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