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WINTER WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018 • DRAFT Game Schedules & Brackets

» SSUSA Staff: DRAFT Game Schedules and Brackets for SESSION #1 of the SSUSA's ...
      »SSUSA Staff: DRAFT Game Schedules and Brackets for SESSION #2 of the SSUSA's ...
1 Nov. 9, 2018 2476
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SSUSA RULES COMMITTEE 2017 • Annual Meeting Minutes

» SSUSA Staff: The link below redirects to the Official Minutes of the 2017 SSUSA ...
      »SSUSA Staff: TECHNICAL RULE BOOK LANGUAGE AMENDMENTS (Rev. 12/15/2017) Redline ...
      »SSUSA Staff: SSUSA RULES COMMITTEE "SPECIAL MEETING" MINUTES • January 9, ...
      »SSUSA Staff: SUMMARY OF SIGNIFICANT RULES CHANGES • 2018 Season The link below ...
3 Jan. 28, 2018 4787
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TEAM RATINGS • Guidelines & Procedures (Rev: 12/15/2015)

» SSUSA Staff: Senior Softball-USA Ratings Guidelines The foundation of the ...
0 Dec. 16, 2015 11373

WINTER WORLDS- Papago Park

» TimMcElroy: 65 AA seeding 1. Blue Chips 2. 911 Softball 3. Los Vatos ...
      »birdie: Tim, I see that you are avoiding Maryland at all cost trying to stay ...
      »pizzaboy: Harry to bad the State of Pennsylvania excommunicated you and you can ...
      »TimMcElroy: Papago Park Updates for end of day on WEDNESDAY 65 AA ...
3 Nov. 14, 2018 343

Major +++

» Steinbrenner: Now that Timberworks Construction has run the table, just as V ...
      »Steinbrenner: Let’s welcome Venom to Major ++. I know this won’t please the Florida ...
      »idahoreb: Here’s one for you. Who will these Major Plus teams, timberworks ...
      »Webbie25: Winter Worlds update. Timberworks 65M++++++++++++++++ wins again over ...
3 Nov. 14, 2018 1180

out of play

» grayhitter59: Ball is hit to the outfield, runner on first heads to 3rd base, ball ...
      »Spock: Ball is out of play, Advance 1 base.
      »DaveDowell: Manny ... Unless, of course, your stated fact pattern had him going ...
      »Nancy Allen: ...only on the appeal.
      »1bounce: 1plus 1 from the time the ball left the throwers hand. If he had not ...
      »B.J.: below is the rule for the above scenario 8.4(10) • WHEN RUNNERS ...
      »grayhitter59: No Dave he did not go across the diamond, LMAO. (little ...
      »Wayne 37: grayhitter59, the easy way to remember is that all runners/batter ...
      »stick8: Grayhitter59, I have a dead ball, runners get 2 bases from the time ...
      »neck10: what if infieder threw the ball
      »neck10: what if he had passed second but was returning to second!!!!!!!!!!!!!
      »grayhitter59: I just don't understand why the defense is penalized, when the throw ...
      »Nancy Allen: grayhitter59, do you really believe that the runner intentionally let ...
      »grayhitter59: Nancy great point, the runner was ok, LOL. My point if these ...
      »stick8: Neck10, I believe it’s still two bases from the time of the throw in ...
      »stick8: Grayhitter59, thats the widely held belief but strangely enough it’s ...
      »mck71: If I am correct, the ONLY times that hitting a runner benefits the ...
      »B.J.: mck71 you are correct on the B/R running to 1st base unless he has ...
      »grayhitter59: I just don't understand why the defense is penalized, when the throw ...
      »Garciastars: grayhitter - obviously you don't understand why the defense would be ...
      »Wayne 37: BJ37 writes: mck71 you are correct on the B/R running to 1st base ...
20 Nov. 14, 2018 450

Obstruction

» azcard: BatterRunner hits ball to the fence, rounds first obstructed by the ...
      »B.J.: it's all the judgement of the umpire.. when OBS occurs the umpire ...
      »Wayne 37: azcard, By rule the runner is only protected to 2B. You said the ...
2 Nov. 14, 2018 132

What is a Veteran?

» Rainmans: A “Veteran” – whether active duty, discharged, retired, or reserve – ...
      »BruceAZ: Thanks Steve, Army 73-77
      »OMD: Steve, great definition of a Veteran! Tomorrow is Veterans Day - ...
      »Rainmans: I believe everyday should be Veterans Day! I wanted to get my ...
      »Webbie25: Thanks Steve -USMC 72-78 Semper Fi!
      »Gonedeep43: Well Said Steve. Navy 1982-2003
      »Chief144: Thanks Steve - USAF 65-70 - CA ANG 74-04
      »lemons: Thanks Steve. Also thanks to my fellow veterans! Always remember! ...
      »grayhitter59: Steve thank you for that great description, I served in the USAF in ...
      »The Screamer5: I know I'm a little late, but thanks Steve. Well said! USAF ...
9 Nov. 14, 2018 333

N. Collier Updates for Session 2

» TimMcElroy: N. COLLIER UPDATES for Session #2 Winter National ...
      »r4pitch: Thanks tim
      »Tremor: Thank you, and please post finals
      »TimMcElroy: N. COLLIER UPDATES for SUNDAY of Session #2 Winter National ...
      »birdie: Thanks Tim, great tourney. I had fun playing with the younger guys ...
      »TimMcElroy: Thanks birdie. You are one of the people on the senior circuit that ...
      »T.C.Sr.: Have to agree with Tim on his comments about the Grounds Crew and ...
      »birdie: Tommy, Thanks for the kind words. Had to laugh about the bracket ...
7 Nov. 14, 2018 761

Women's 40s Major Team looking for a pitcher

» LilUte34: If you are a pitcher looking for a very competitive 40s major team ...
0 Nov. 14, 2018 27

What constitutes an unsafe bat

» BillC48: I umpire in a senior softball community league. We had an interesting ...
      »BillC48: Sorry guys... I meant SSUSA. My fingers didn't type what my mind was ...
      »B.J.: billc.. you are correct on the USA/ASA rule for unsafe bat.. SSUSA ...
      »neck10: why do some umpires ask you to put a piece of tape on the knob which ...
      »titanhd: Neck. ASA knob cuff must be taped. SSUSA has no such rule language.
4 Nov. 14, 2018 323

New Stote softball

» Dirtball: Playing in Ft. Myer's with the new ball. Temps upper 80's, 90% humid, ...
      »jfsully: Just curious: Are you seeing a lot of movement on the ...
      »mck71: Dirtball - but is it better than the old ball? And if it's getting ...
      »DaveDowell: Déjà vu all over again ... Looks like the annual "..let's change the ...
      »NCS13: Dave, You guys do a great job at SSUSA. I've really enjoyed ...
      »raiderman66: Kudos to the new ball, it is much better in every way then the old ...
      »birdie: We played today in Naples and had 4 guys hit the fence at 320 or 325 ...
      »Dirtball: Played 3 more games with the new ball, we also are playing in Naples ...
      »k man: Dirtball, check with Tim at Naples, if I remember correctly from past ...
      »jfsully: Dave: I hope you didnt think I was questioning the slection of the ...
      »BruceinGa: jfsully, I only saw one shot that had a lot of movement. We were ...
      »Perl: Bruce, so what’s your take on the new SSUSA ball performance ...
      »BruceinGa: What's up Pearl? Without hitting the balls side by side I really ...
      »Perl: Thanks Bruce. The Team One ball is very good. Word is the new SSUSA ...
      »Fabe: We hit some in Tropical humidity n the ball responsed well..it held ...
      »BruceinGa: Perl, we use the Team One ball in our league at Bishop. I don't know ...
15 Nov. 14, 2018 1063

Batting screens

» stattad: What is the latest/greatest batting screen that you guys are buying ...
      »Nancy Allen: The guys here make their own. They are definitely not portable.
      »Jethro: A lot of us use Pitch Safe screens. Fold up into a nice small unit! ...
      »stattad: Thanks Jethro.
3 Nov. 13, 2018 160

Getting game ball back to pitcher in a quick manner

» Turbobob: Our local Senior slow pitch, high arc league is self umpiring, plays ...
      »45261: Does your league use a pitching screen ? Is so, put one or two ...
      »r4pitch: 1-1 best way to speed a game up.
      »Turbobob: 45621, no, we do not use a pitching screen. Good idea, ...
      »DieselDan: If you don't have extra teammates who are more athletic than the ...
      »CAT: I found out that it takes approx. 90 seconds to get on an off the ...
      »coop3636: Hey Bob, I am really impressed that you play 9 innings. What are ...
      »Turbobob: DieselDan, Real good idea which will work, as long as the pitcher ...
      »coop3636: Hey Bob It sounds like it is a league for retired folks If it is, ...
      »Nancy Allen: Turbobob, these are just my opinions. With 1 and 2, I think that ...
9 Nov. 13, 2018 527

Looking for a 50+ AAA team in Colorado, Wyoming or Western Nebraska

» Sean n: I just recently moved back to Cheyenne Wyoming and I am looking to ...
      »JCColorado: Sean: We have 2 50AAA travel teams out of Colorado. One is the ...
1 Nov. 13, 2018 117

70 & over playing after dark under the lights

» 21: Once your over 7o you simply donot see well playing under the lights. ...
      »DaveDowell: Otis ... Your team is scheduled for only one "late" game (at 5:30 PM ...
      »21: Thanks for the twilight information. We like the schedule, just some ...
      »birdie: 21, I agree with you. I quit playing at night about 5 years or so ...
      »Omar Khayyam: The Northern California Senior Softball Association is one of the ...
      »Ozone8: As a new 65 team we were placed in the AAA division despite having ...
      »maskedman: im 57 and find its not the darkness that is the problem but the ...
      »el viejo 50: We are also a new 65AAA team with a mixture of 65/70 year old men. I ...
      »Webbie25: masked man, you are correct and I have the same problem. It seems the ...
      »J R: I turn 75 next week. I had cataract surgery. Wow I can see at night ...
9 Nov. 12, 2018 613

Results

» bullethead: What was the results of the 60 AAA IN FT Myers? Thanks,
      »Shark: Long Island ...
1 Nov. 12, 2018 245

Fall Training camp for seniors in Vero Beach, FL

» Tri18: December 14-16 will dawn sunny and bright in South Florida and we ...
      »Tri18: I should have mentioned to get to Vero Beach you can fly into ...
      »Wayne 37: At the end of the day, you're better off flying into Orlando and ...
2 Nov. 11, 2018 284

55 + outfielder/ pitcher Texas

» Mike47: Looking to play 55 s Willing to travel and pay own way Play OF, ...
      »Scorpion16: Willing to play for an AZ team? 55 AAA
      »Scorpion16: If interested send me a text at 623-262-0716
      »Dbax: Last time I looked, New Mexico was in between.
3 Nov. 11, 2018 158

New Worth Wicked Pro XL Signature Series

» Tri18: Hello Everyone, A couple updates on the Wicked Pro XL. There is some ...
      »Tri18: If you are out in Vegas now and want to demo one of the new Worth ...
      »Tri18: So several reports from the Wild , Wild West of Las ...
      »maskedman: What's the difference between your signature bat and the Jason ...
      »Tri18: Grab the new Wicked XL Pro It sold out at Vegas and across the ...
      »Tri18: So...the last shipment sold out too but....I got some more in today ...
      »Krest33: What kind of durability can we expect?
      »DieselDan: Alan covers "durability" in his first post above.
      »Tri18: Now that some more time has gone by and our durability tests have ...
      »bkb555: I have close to 400 swings on my Wicked 2 piece and it still looks ...
      »ranhum: Alan, also that ASA Worth EST is hot right out of the wrapper. I love ...
      »Gonedeep43: I have 4 one Piece Wicked's, great bat. I purchased the Two piece ...
      »mck71: Gonedeep - I am having that same issue, have about 250 swings on ...
      »Gonedeep43: mck71. Been at it with either BP or Tee time. Still sounds like a PVC ...
13 Nov. 11, 2018 2101

Is any one looking for a pitcher competitive

» softball25: Hello I have pitched for 18 years, I have pitched for a 50 Major ...
0 Nov. 10, 2018 228

Looking for quality outfielder with speed and good bat to play in tournaments in PA, ...

» Z Man: Looking for quality outfielder with speed and good bat to play in ...
0 Nov. 10, 2018 175

Atlanta Monarchs/Miken 50 OVERHAUL for 2019

» Eurskine: Greetings to All.... My name is Erskine... and I am the Coach of the ...
      »coop3636: Hey Coach You still miss me? coop3636 I thought you were going ...
      »Eurskine: Hey Brat... a lot of 55's are still playing 50's... it's hard to get ...
      »timmyb: A classy well run team .... Tb gem city merchants
      »BruceinGa: Hey Eurskine, I know of one 69 yr old playing 55! Brat....er Bret, I ...
      »Eurskine: Thanks Tb........You guys are also a Class Act... Love Playing ...
      »Adiktiv6: Big E, If I wasn't 60 years old I'd play for ya ! Paco
      »repojoker: Eurskine I go under the knife on Nov 21st. I would love to hit ...
      »Perl: Big E Sounds like if you go 60’s you’d have Bruce and Paco. That’s ...
      »Eurskine: Hey Perl.. you are probably right. Paco and I played Marbles ...
      »Graphite: Hey Eurk,I can probably give you an inning out of the pen when you ...
      »Eurskine: Hello Graphite..... Listen, I live on a Fixed income.. if you can ...
      »Graphite: Morning Eurk, Doing well considering Hurricane Michael ripping us a ...
12 Nov. 10, 2018 920
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