Hermosa Beach Little League, Inc. (“HBLL”) is a non-profit local league that operates under a charter granted annually by Little League Baseball, Incorporated (“Little League, Inc.”), a non-profit membership organization with its international headquarters in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. HBLL is operated exclusively by volunteers who serve as members of its Board of Directors (sometimes referred to herein as the “Board”), Officers, League Officials, and Managers and Coaches pursuant to the HBLL By-Laws and Charter.
This Booklet contains the Official Regulations and Playing Rules for HBLL. These local rules are intended to supplement, and not replace or contravene, the Official Regulations and Playing Rules of Little League, Inc. for Baseball. To the extent there is a conflict between the HBLL rules and regulations and the Little League, Inc. rules and regulations, it is HBLL’s policy that these rules and regulations will govern. These rules and regulations have been approved by the HBLL Board of Directors pursuant to the HBLL By-Laws and may not be amended, modified or disregarded without approval of the HBLL Board.
All games played between HBLL teams will be played in accordance with the regulations and playing rules of HBLL and Little League, Inc. Managers and coaches shall not agree to waive or modify any HBLL regulations or playing rules.
All non-tournament baseball games between HBLL teams and teams from other Leagues in District 36 (Co-Play games) will be played in accordance with these rules pursuant to agreement with those leagues.
All non-tournament baseball games between HBLL teams and teams from other Leagues in Districts other than District 36 will be played in accordance with the Little League Inc. rules and regulations, and the local rules of the host local little league.