The Miracle League of Southwestern PA

Every Child Deserves a Chance to Play

Miracle Division

The following rules are for the Miracle Division.

  • For players who are 5 to 17 years old. Players must be 5 years old before May 1st and can’t be 18 years old or older after April 30th.
  • Special consideration can be made for children outside of that range on a case by case basis. Please contact the Miracle League Coordinator for approval.
  • This is a non-competitive division.
  • Each player has an assigned Buddy for all games.
  • Two innings per game.
  • All players bat each inning.
  • Batting helmets are optional.
  • Batters may hit off of a tee or from a Coach pitcher. There are no strikeouts or walks.
  • All players get to circle the bases to score a run each inning.
  • Players are never called “Out”.
  • Game time is between 60 to 75 minutes.
  • Teams consist of no more than 14 players.
  • An umpire covers each game to call players safe on 1st base and Home.
  • The score is tied after each inning no matter how many players are on each team.
  • See the rules that are the same for all Miracle League Divisions.