• RULES & POLICY  OF THE TOURNAMENT & BASEBALL COMPLEX

AWARD POLICY

THE BASEBALL GRIND GENERAL GROUND RULES 2019

ALL TEAMS PROVIDE BASEBALLS FOR ALL TBG EVENTS

TBG TOURNAMENTS ARE OPEN COMPETITION  UNLESS CLASSIFIED ON CERTAIN TOURNAMENTS AND ROSTERS ARE REQUIRED BEFORE ANY GAMES  START.  TBG EVENTS  EXCEPT TEAM CLASSIFICATIONS ONLY BY  NATIONS CLASSIFICATIONS. ALL OTHER SANCTIONED EVENTS DO NOT CHANGE OR ALTER OR DECIDE A TEAMS LEVEL  IF CLASSIFIED HIGHER. ALL PLAYERS ARE TO BE MENTIONED AND WRITTEN ON ROSTERS EVEN IF THEY ARE NOT PLAYING FROM START OF POOL GAMES BUT SHOW IN BRACKET PLAY. YOUR TEAM WILL BE PROTESTED IF ALL PLAYERS ARE NOT MENTIONED FOR TBG EVENTS.  THE PROTEST FEE IS $100 . 

SPORTSMANSHIP IS A RULE AT DOW PARK. ANY PLAYER/PARENT/COACH  CONTESTING A CALL TO AN UMPIRE WITH FOUL LANGUAGE WILL BE EJECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE TOURNAMENT.  ALL APPEALS ARE TO BE HANDLED PROFESSIONALLY BETWEEN THE  MANAGER AND UMPIRES. 

YOUTH TOURNAMENT   7U 8U 9U 10U 11U 12U 13U

GAME TIMES (WEEKEND TOURNAMENT) 

COACH PITCH  HOUR FIFTEEN  OR 6 INNINGS

9U 10U 11U 12U   HOUR  THIRTY OR 6 INNINGS

(1 DAY TOURNAMENT)

COACH PITCH HOUR 15 MINUTES OR 6INNINGS POOL GAMES ONLY (DROPDEAD)

BRACKET/ELIMINATION GAMES  FINISH INNING (NO DROPDEAD)

9U 10U 11U 12U 13 HOUR  THIRTY  OR 6INNINGS POOL GAMES ONLY (DROPDEAD)

BRACKET/ELIMINATION GAMES FINISH INNING

SANCTIONED RULES  (NATIONS) TBG EVENTS GO BY ONLY

                                         

7U 8U 9U 10U 11U 12U 13U  TEAM AND INDIVIDUAL TROPHIES WILL BE GIVEN OUT TO THE EXACT NUMBER OF PLAYERS PARTICIPATING  1 DAY OR WEEKEND ROSTER

RAINOUT CANCELLATIONS 

REFUNDS ARE BASED ON A 3 GAME FORMAT

NO CASH BACK /ONLY CREDIT DISCOUNT ON NEXT TOURNAMENT

1 GAME PLAYED $225 CREDIT

2 GAME PLAYED $100 CREDIT

TEAM SIGN UP SCHEDULING POLICY

DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR TBG TOURNAMENTS IS  EVERY THURSDAY AT 6PM

LIABILITY/ GAME RESUMES PER RAIN DELAY

BY YOUR  (ACTING  MANAGER,COACH,TEAM PARENT) REQUEST AND  CONSENT TO SCHEDULE YOUR TEAM TO PARTICIPATE IN A TBG  EVENT AT  HOUSTON DOW PARK 2 OR OTHER.  MANAGERS, COACHES, PLAYERS,TEAM FANS AND ALL ASSOCIATED THERE IN  AT SAID COMPLEX  AGREE  TO  NOR HOLD  THE BASEBALL GRIND AND HOUSTON  DOW PARK 2 LIABLE FOR ANY  PHYSICAL,PERSONAL, OR PROPERTY DAMAGE DURING THE EVENT  YOUR TEAM PARTICIPATED IN. 

HOUSTON DOW PARK 2 POLICY

NO GATE FEE

NO ALCOHOL IS  PERMITTED

SMALL BBQ PITS ARE PERMITTED WITH A $35  BBQ FEE PAYABLE AT THE CONCESSION  STAND WITH TEAM NAME .. YOU WILL BE  TOLD TO REMOVE  ALL BBQ ITEMS IF THE FEE IS NOT PAID. NO EXCEPTIONS

ALL TRASH IN DUGOUTS ARE TO BE CLEANED OUT BY  TEAM

TENTS  AND TEAM COOLERS ARE WELCOMED

PARK POLICY IS POSTED AT THE ENTRANCE OF COMPLEX