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This site lists the events, schedules and registration for the annual Blackburn Hamlet FunFair.

Blackburn Hamlet 4 Pitch Tournament Rules

Fun!!! We are all here for the same reason, let’s remember that. No stacked teams, if we feel your team is stacked (ie. not competitive with the other teams) you will be kicked out with no refund. The cost to register a team is $250. Includes T-Shirt, a shuttle between Tauvette Ball Diamonds and Community Centre and a Great Time!

  1. In the spirit of fun, people with physical limitations are permitted to have a runner.
  2. Pitch to your own team, four pitches.
  3. If you hit the Pitcher, automatic out.
  4. Maximum roster of 15.
  5. Ten players on the field at all times, four of which must be females.
  6. Three outs per inning or maximum once through the batting order of ten.
  7. No hitting over the fence, fouls exempt, automatic out.
  8. No sliding into home. Once past the line, must commit to home plate.
  9. No sliding into first base ever. Automatic out.
  10. Umpires decision is final. No protests.
  11. No steel cleats.
  12. Both teams must hand in the game sheet at tournament headquarters (Blackburn Community Center) within 20 minutes of the completion of the game.
  13. Three games guaranteed for the cost of $300 per team.
  14. Six teams advance to playoffs.
  15. Top two teams get a bye.
  16. If there are ties, the following tie breakers will apply:
    i. head to head
    ii. least total runs allowed
    iii. most total runs scored
    iv. coin toss
  17. All other standard Baseball Canada rules apply.
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