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SVLL Local Rules

SVLL's local rules are a supplement to the Little League Baseball Official Regulations, Playing Rules, and Policies (“Green Book”).  These rules are not intended to stand alone; they should be read in conjunction with the Green Book.

Local Rules are reviewed and updated every year by the Scotts Valley Little League Board of Directors

2024 Approved Majors Local Rules

2024 Approved AAA Local Rules

2024 Approved AA Local Rules (Updated 2/22/24)

2024 Approved Single-A Local Rules

2024 Approved T-ball Local Rules

Rule Book App

The Rulebook app contains the Official Regulations, Playing Rules, and Operating Policies for all divisions of Baseball, Softball, and Challenger in one location. The app includes all three rulebooks, exclusive rule interpretation videos, automatic updates for future seasons and is approved for use in the dugout! Download the FREE Rulebook app on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.

Some Important Little League International Rules


  • Little League International's (LLI's) Minors division includes SVLL's Single-A, AA & AAA.
  • LLI's T-ball is SVLL's T-ball
  • LLI's Majors is SVLL's Majors


  • Players league age 12 must be in Majors
    • regulation IV (a), note 1
  • Players league age 8 cannot be in T-ball
    • regulation I (a), note 3
  • Players league age 6 can play in Minors (Single-A) after one year of T-ball. i.e. Any 6 year-old who hasn't previously played T-ball must be in T-ball.
    • regulation III (c); regulation I (a), note 3
  • Players league age 6 can be in coach-pitch or machine-pitch divisions only. i.e. 6 year-olds cannot play in AA (or AAA).
    • regulation I (a), note 3
  • No more than 8 players of any age are allowed on a single Majors team
    • "Player Selection Systems" section of Operating Manual (2016 pg. 60)


Scotts Valley Little League
P.O. Box 66268 
Scotts Valley, California 95067

Phone: 831-515-8268
Email: [email protected]

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