Division Rules (In-House) and Age Chart

Updated Thursday October 25, 2018 by NLBA.

NLBA "In-House" Rules by Division
Division Bat Rules Cleats Pitching Distance Base Distance
Shetland 2 1/4" Barrel Max. Molded 38' 50'
Maverick 2 1/4" Barrel Max. Molded 38' 50'
Pinto 2 1/4" Barrel Max. Molded 38' 50'
Mustang 2 5/8" Barrel Max. Molded 46' 60'
Bronco 2 5/8" Barrel Max. Molded 50' 70'

 

Pony

2 5/8" Barrel Max., Drop 10 Max., BPF 1.15 Stamp Metal (optional) 54' 80'
Colt/Palomino/Collegiate 2 5/8" Barrel Max., Drop 3 Max., BPF 1.15 Stamp Metal (optional) 60.6' 90'
         
We recommend you purchase a batting helmet (faceguard optional)  
Full-Time and Part-Time Travel bat rules are determined by the league or tournament organization 
and may be different than "In-House" rules (see your team Manager for guidance)
See this link for a bat/glove guide:  https://www.dickssportinggoods.com/s/bat-glove-buying-guide

2016 PINTO RULES.pdf
2016 Mustang Rules.pdf
2016 Bronco Rules.pdf
2016 Pony Rules.pdf
Spring 2019_Age Chart.pdf