Mabel League Field Rules
The current Softball Canada Rule Book will be adopted by the Mabel League and all rules and regulations of Softball Canada will be followed and applied to league play unless otherwise stated.
The following rules apply to all fields:
Dead ball territory
Any area beyond the backstop fence running down first and third base line is considered dead ball territory. If a ball is caught and unintentionally carried into dead ball territory, the batter is out and all runners are awarded one base.
If a fly ball hits branches or tree overhanging the backstop or baseline fence, it is a dead ball, foul ball. Runners return to last base.
Mabel League Fields
China Creek Northeast Great Northern Way and Glen Dr.
If a fly ball lands on or past the running path, it is a home run. If a fair ball rolls into the play area or onto the running path in left field, the play is dead and all runners are awarded the base they are running to plus one.
China Creek Northwest Great Northern Way and Glen Dr.
If a fly ball hits the diagonal fence in right field in fair territory, it is a home run. A fair ground ball hitting the fence is in play unless it enters dead ball territory.
Clark Park South Fleming and 15th Ave East.
If a ball hits the trees in left field, it is a home run. If a balls rolls to the trees in left field or fence in center field, the play is dead and all runners are awarded the base they are running to plus one.
Woodland Park Woodland and Frances
Templeton Templeton and Adanac
If a ball hits the community centre in the air, it is a home run. If a ball hits the tree in right field, it is a home run. If a ball rolls to the tree, the play is dead and all runners are awarded a ground rule double.
Beaconsfield Park Penticton and East 17th Ave
If the ball rolls down the hill behind left/centre field it is a double. The ball is dead and runners are awarded a ground rule double.
Rupert Park Rupert Street and East 1st Ave
Collingwood Park Euclid Ave and Mckinnon St. 3 blocks SW from Joyce Collingwood Skytrain Station
Connaught Park Vine Street and West 10th Ave
- Season Kickoff, LIL Tournament & Finals
Maps to Fields
- China Creek Park
- Clark Park
- Woodland Park
- Templeton Park
- Beaconsfield Park
- Trout Lake Park
- Rupert Park
- Connaught Park
- Collingwood Park
Instructions when Setting up the bases:
60ft from the back of home plat to the back of first base
60ft from the back of first base to the middle of second base
84ft 10 1/4 inches from Home Plate to the middle of second base
84ft 10 1/4 inches from the back of first base to the back of third base
Pitchers mound is placed where the measurements cross between first base and third base & home plate and second base