American Legion
Department of Rhode Island  

The First Inaugural Army West Point American Legion Baseball Classic

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The American Legion Department of RI Presents

The First Inaugural Army West Point American Legion Baseball Classic

July 6th CLINIC by Army Baseball (information to follow

Dates: July 7th to July 9th, 2017

Site:  United States Military Army West Point Academy

Teams will be a DH game on Friday and a  DH game on Saturday.  Top two teams from each division will advance to the semi- finals and possibly final game on Sunday.  

Everyone is Guaranteed 4 games weather permitting with team trophies for 1st and 2nd Place Team as well as championship T-shirts for the winning team.  There will also be a Tournament MVP trophy.

Following Friday and Saturday’s games all teams will be seeded in their division 1-5.  In case of ties, tie breakers are in the order of:

  1. Head to Head
  2. Least Runs Allowed
  3. Most Runs Scored
  4. Coin Flip

American Legion Baseball Rules excluding the pitch count rule.

Wood Bat only- must be one piece- no composite.

All games are 7 innings with a 2 hour and 15 minute time limit.

Home Team is the Second Team listed in schedule.  First base dugout is the Home dugout.

You only take infield outfield prior to your first game.

Home team infield- 30 min. before game time for 10 min.

Visiting team infield- 20 min. before game time for 10 min.

Umpire conference & ground rules – 10 min. before game time.

Protest Committee decisions are final.

Teams:

STARS DIVISION                                                                                        STRIPES DIVISION

1.  Flemington, New Jersey Post 159                                           1.  White River Junction, VT Post 84          

2.  Whitestown, New York Post 1113                                     2.  South Windsor, CT Post 133

3.  Gershkoff Auto Body Auburn Post 20 Cranston, RI           3.  Wheeling, West Virginia Post 1

4.  Stamford, CT Post 2                                                                   4.  Rockland Pirates, New York Post 130

5.  Leesburg, VA  Post 34                                                               5.  Upper Deck Post 86/14 Cumberland, RI

Schedule for Both Divisions

STARS       ( Double Day Field Day 1)   ( H Lot Fields Day 2)

STRIPES    ( H Lot Field Day 1)            ( Double Day Field Day 2)

Fri 8:30 AM     5 vs 4

Fri 11:30 AM   4 vs 3

Fri 2:30 PM      3 vs 2

Fri 5:30 PM      2 vs 1

Fri 8:30 PM      1 vs 5

Sat 8:30 AM     5 vs 3

Sat 11:30 AM   2 vs 5

Sat 2:30 PM      4 vs 2

Sat 5:30 PM      1 vs 4

Sat 8:30 PM      3 vs 1

Sun 9 AM     STARS NUMBER 2 SEED vs STRIPES NUMBER 1 SEED

Sun 9 AM     STRIPES NUMBER 2 SEED vs STARS NUMBER 1 SEED

Sun NOON    CHAMPIONSHIP: HIGHEST SEED HOME TEAM

In the event of both seeds being equal we revert to tiebreakers to determine home team:

  • Record In Division

  • Least Runs Allowed

  • Most Runs Scored  

  • Coin Flip