RCMBA CONSTITUTION

 

Established 1975
.... last update: January 2017

 

Table of Contents

 

I - GOVERNMENT

COMPOSITION

 

MEMBERSHIP

 

COMMISSIONER

 

RULE CHANGES

 

EXPANSION

 

II - PLAYERS LIMITS and ELIGIBILITY

ELIGIBLE PLAYERS

 

GAME LIMITS - Position Players

 

DEFENSIVE ELIGIBILITY - Position Players

 

LIMITS - Pitchers

 

OVERUSE

 

MLB SEASON

 

III - TEAM ROSTERS

GENERAL

 

ACTIVE ROSTER

 

UNAFFILIATED PLAYERS

 

IV - TRADING

GENERAL RULES

 

OFF SEASON RULES

 

IN SEASON RULES

 

V - FREE AGENT DRAFT

TIMEFRAME

 

PRE FREE AGENT DRAFT

 

FREE AGENTS

 

DRAFT ORDER

 

LOTTERY

 

TIEBREAKERS

 

VI - PITCHING

ROTATION

 

REST DAYS and POSITION PLAYERS PITCHING

 

VII - BATTING

DESIGNATED HITTER

 

PITCHERS HITTING or RUNNING

 

OTHER

VIII - SERIES PLAY

GENERAL

 

INSTRUCTIONS

 

GAME SCORE SHEET

 

SERIES RESULTS

 

STATISTICS

 

PENALTIES

 

 

IX - PROTESTS

PROCEDURE

 

X - PLAYOFFS

TIME FRAME and PARTICIPANTS

 

SEEDING

 

ROUNDS/SCHEDULE

 

HOME TEAM

 

PLAYOFF TIEBREAKER RULES

 

ACTIVE ROSTER

 

POSITION PLAYER LIMITS PER ROUND

 

PITCHER LIMITS PER ROUND

 

REST DAYS

 

INJURIES/ DH USE

 

RCMBA MODIFICATIONS

 

XI- OFFICIAL APBA GAME PLAY RULINGS

DOUBLE COLUMN CARD RESULTS

 

XII- APBA FORMAT

GENERAL

 

MASTER GAME

 

BBW COMPUTER GAME

 

XIII- RCMBA MODIFICATIONS

ERROR & UNUSUAL PLAY CARDS
error upc

 

HIT and RUN USE

 

INJURIES

 

INTENTIONAL WALK

 

PITCHERS

 

PLAY RESULT NUMBER 18,19,20,21

 

 

RAIN OUTS

 

SLOW RUNNERS
slow

 

 

XIV- APBA RESULT & MLB SCORING AIDS

APBA RESULTS and SCORING OF SAME
10.02 - DOUBLEPLAYS

 

10.04 - RBI

 

10.07 - STOLEN BASE/ CAUGHT STEALING

 

10.08 - SACRIFICE FLY

 

10.16 - EARNED RUNS AND RUNS ALLOWED

 

10.19 - SAVES FOR RELIEF PITCHERS