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2018 NFHS Baseball Rules Book Now Available

posted Sep 14, 2017, 5:51 PM by Bill Walstrom   [ updated Sep 18, 2018, 4:49 PM by William Walstrom ]
September 14,  2017  

The 2018 NFHS Baseball Rules Book is now available in both paper and ebook formats.  The paper version of is available from and the Kindle ebook version is available from

As the official reference for the rules of the high school game, the book is helpful for understanding how those rules differ from others such as those of Little League and MLB.

The rules are organized into ten sections: Rule 1. Players, Field and Equipment, Rule 2. Playing Terms and Definitions, Rule 3. Substituting – Coaching – Bench and Field Conduct – Charged Conferences, Rule 4. Starting and Ending Game Rule, 5. Dead Ball – Suspension of Play Dead Ball Tables, Rule 6. Pitching, Rule 7. Batting Rule, 8. Baserunning, Rule 9. Scoring – Record Keeping and  Rule 10. Umpiring.

2018 NFHS Baseball Rules Book