News and Announcements
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
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.
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.
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.