The 14 AAA/Majors league games are based upon High School baseball rules. The playing field (games) will include 90’ bases and 60’ 6" pitching distance with a pitching mound. Parker Youth Sports provides one practice per week. This division is for 7th and 8th graders (primarily 14 years of age) and cannot be in high school. Both home and away games will NOT be played in Parker
** In Territory rules apply and rosters are required for the 14 AAA/Majors league.
** All teams must follow the USSSA and/or USA and AYL bat rules and is exepmt from the High School requirements of the -3 BBCOR.
** Protests will be allowed per AYL rules.
Games have a 1 hour 45 minute time limit. Coaches declare if they intend to bat 9/play 9, or bat the entire lineup with open substitution. Both teams do not have to play the same substitution rule. There are no minimum playing time restrictions.
Beginning in the 2017 season, 14's will adhere to pitch counts as outlined in the AYL rules.
14 AAA/Majors Futures League will consist of an American division and a National division (American being the more competiive group with kids primarily in 8th grade). The two divisions are intended to provide teams quality games against similar competition. Coaches declare which division they intend to participate; however, teams are played by the number of 7th graders or 8th graders they have on their roster. At the discretion of the AYL Baseball Board, teams may be moved between divisions to balance the competition.
The 14 AAA/Majors Futures League season will consist of 8 league games and a single elimination playoff at the conclusion of the spring season. Games will be played Monday through Friday, beginning Early March, 2019 through Early May, 2019. Games will be played during the week. Team fee is $2100
Online team registration begins early February after total league fee has been paid. The initial $1000 team deposit is due by Friday January 4, 2019. The balance $1100 will be due by February 1, 2019. Checks are made payable to: Parker Youth Sports. Please mail to: Parker Youth Sports, PO Box 1044. Parker, CO 80134. Information that needs to be included with the check is: team name/age and division desired. Head coach name, e-mail and cell phone as well as all assistant coaches names.
Schedules will be prepared with teams playing up to two (2) games per week in March. In the event of a cancelation, re-scheduled games will be played at the earliest opportunity where both teams are available, not to exceed 3 games per week for either team.
14 AAA/Majors Futures League will have a single elimination playoff the last two weeks of the season. The single elimination playoffs will begin in early May, 2019, with the 14 AAA/Majors Futures League championship game played on or about the second or third week of May, 2019. First and second place teams will receive individual trophies and a team plaque. Teams will be seeded by their finish in the spring season games. Separate playoffs will be held for both upper and lower division teams.
World Series Games will be held at All Star Park in Mid to late May
Please contact your league delegate Aaron Kretzer for further questions: