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Seven Day Forecast at a Glance...

Posted by Whitestown Post 1113 at Jul 14, 2019 7:55AM PDT

WEEK OF July 15th
Monday, July 15th– District V League Make-up Game vs Smith Post 24 at SUNY Poly – 5:30 PM * WON 9-8 *
Tuesday, July 16th – No Game or Practice
Wednesday, July 17th – District V Playoff Game vs Adrean Post 625 at at SUNY Poly – 5:15 PM * POSTPONED *
Thursday, July 18th – District V Playoff Game vs Adrean Post 625 at at SUNY Poly – 5:15 PM
Friday, July 19th – District V Playoff Game vs TBA at at SUNY Poly – 5:15 PM
Saturday, July 20th – District V Playoff Game vs TBA at SUNY Poly – 2:00 PM
Sunday, July 21st – District V Playoff Game vs TBA at at Murnane Field – 5:00 PM

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Posted by Whitestown Post 1113 at Jul 10, 2019 9:41PM PDT

The Whitestown Post 1113 Senior AND Junior teams both captured their respective regular season division championships for the 2019 season on Wednesday evening!!! The Distrcit 5 Senior and Junior Playoffs start next week… stay tuned for details.

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League Website Change

Posted by Whitestown Post 1113 at Jun 1, 2019 11:38AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

The District 5 American Legion website is now part of the revamped New York State Department American Legion Baseball website:

In the dropdown menu under Senior Division, scroll down to D5. Whitestown Post is in the Navy Division for the 2019 season.

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2019 Senior League Alignment

Posted by Paul Engelhart at Feb 24, 2019 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
Navy Division
Helmuth-Ingalls Post 232
Love Post 406 
Oriskany Post 1448   
Roberts Post 161
Sherrill Post 230
Smith Post 24 
Whitestown Post 1113  
Air Force Division
Adrean Post 625   
Fort Plain Post 554
Ilion Post 920    
Moran Sylvan Beach Post 66
New Hartford Post 1376   
Utica Post 229  
- Each team will play each team within their division twice and each team in the other division once
- Each team will play a total of 18 regular season league games 
- The top four teams in each division qualify for the District V Playoffs starting on Sunday, July 14th 
- First and second round games will be played at higher seeds; remainder of games will be played at Murnane Field 
- Crossover format: #1 Navy vs #4 Air Force; #1 Air Force vs #4 Navy; #2 Navy vs #3 Air Force; #2 Air Force vs #3 Navy
- District V Playoffs is a double-elimination format (7-inning games)   

American Legion Baseball National Playing Regulations Rule 1.B. Bat Rule:

1. Wood bat. The bat must be a smooth, rounded stick not more than 2 3/4 inches in diameter at its thickest part nor more than 42 inches in length. An indentation in the end of the bat up to 1 inch in depth is permitted (cupped bats).
2. Non-wood bats. Metal, ceramic, composite or graphite bats may be used provided they do not exceed 36 inches in length and the maximum diameter is 2 5/8 inches.
3. Any non-wood bat must have the BBCOR certification code marked on the barrel of the bat.
4. Any non-wood bat that does not display the approved certification mark or in the umpire’s judgment has been altered shall be removed from the game, and the player and team manager shall be ejected.

Dated 2/20/19 (Click on the American Legion logo above to be directed to the 2019 Rule Book)