Baseball Rules Changes - 2016

By NFHS on February 18, 2016 baseball

3-3-1 PEN: Clarified the sequence of administering penalties to the members of the coaching staff and offending players.

3-3-1q: Added additional inappropriate acts by the offender that would require an immediate ejection.


Points of Emphasis

1. Intermediate penalties – restriction to the bench/dugout
2. Proper catcher’s equipment
3. Sportsmanship – Celebrations around or near home plate