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  Welcome to the Pacific Coast Baseball League Inc. web site

This site has been developed to provide guests and participants of the PCBL with as much information as we can list.

Our aim is to ensure that every aspect of the game (rules, etc.), PCBL (competition rules, etc.) and season information (standings, game results, etc.) are available to you to keep you fully informed on the basis of the competition structure and the progress of your team or club during the current season.

Every effort is made to ensure that the information is correct, if you find any need for changes please let us know and we shall attempt to correct it immediately.

Please email Luis Almenara on or call on 0412 131 347



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During a baseball game or gatherings after wards, there is no such thing as 'not crossing the line', there is no line. Any type of distasteful or abusive or arrogant behavior is NOT ACCEPTABLE. Please remember that above all we are dealing people just like us, and nobody needs to have their one day of enjoyment ruined by a fellow baseball supporter.

We have come across situations that indicate that Coaches are NOT fulfilling their obligations under the Code of Conduct. Coaches are reminded of the duty they have for themselves and players to uphold the code. This is particularly important in respect of the safety rules.

Do not THINK you know the game and competition rules KNOW you know the game and competition rules. If you can give an Umpire advice on judgment calls, please call Luis and get yourself assigned to a game.

Your contribution towards correcting wrongs help all in the learning process, contact the PCBL with any unsure issues.

Umpires deserve the courtesy of being called what they are, that is UMPIRE please avoid referring or engaging them as Blue.


1) All grounds must have all entry access gates, change rooms and dugouts open by 11.30 am.

2) All grounds must have toilet facilities open by 11.30 am, clean and with signage indicating direction and location.

3) All open grounds must have markers (flags, poles or cones) indicating the Foul line at about 280 feet, and on Dead ball line on open grounds also at 280 feet.

4) All Grades are required to complete Batting Line Up lists and present same to the Umpire at the pre-game meeting. The Umpire receives the white (original) and the blue copy.

5) All players including substitutes must be listed by name and surname. Except on Division 1 games where all players who 'played' in the Division 2 game are automatically available, however all new fresh substitutes must be listed.

6) Scores must be provided with a table and chairs, and a shade to protect from sun.

7) Scorers MUST sit in their designated area behind the Home Plate area.

8) The Dugout area must be enclosed or properly designated.

9) Only players in uniform are allowed in the Dugouts, friends, family, children and pets must be in the spectator area.

10) Every effort must be made to provide canteen facilities at every ground, at the very least supply of drinks or water.

11) Every ground must have its Emergency Numbers notice board prominently displayed, copy of the form in the PCBL web site.

12) All player substitutions and player position changes, including rotation changes MUST be advised to the Umpire. The Umpire may direct the changes to the Scorers.

13) Only Players WHO TAKE PART IN THE GAME, which is in the Score Book, may be listed in the Match Report Card. Write in First name and Surname.

14) All players must participate in their club approved baseball uniform, and this must be properly worn.



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