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General Information

Participation in our Fall League provides players and families with a preview of the Spring and Summer Seasons to follow.  Players in the Fall League are encouraged to “play up” which provides valuable skills and insight when making decisions for your child during the upcoming Spring 2023 Season.

4 divisions of play are offered based on your player’s age. See below for all the details!

 

 

Fall Instructional

Double A

Minors

Majors

2023 League

Ages 5 - 6 

as of

August 31, 2023

Generally Ages 7 - 8

 as of

 August 31, 2023

Ages 8 -10

 as of 

August 31, 2023

Ages 10 through 12

 as of 

August 31, 2023

Pitching

Coach Pitch

Coach Pitch/Player Pitch

Player Pitch

Player Pitch

Scores

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Standings

No

No

No

No

Umpires

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Baseball

Flex Ball 5

Flex Ball 5

Hard Ball

Hard Ball

Field Size

40/60

46/60

46/60

46/60

Plays other Fairfield County Little League Teams?

 

Yes

Typically Stamford North Teams

Games per/week

1

1-2 (Varies)

1-2 (Varies)

1-2 (Varies)

Practice per week

1 (Before Game)

0-2 (Varies)

0-2 (Varies)

0-2 (Varies)

Where

Davenport Field

Davenport Field

Various Fields in Stamford

Various Fields in Stamford

Time

Saturday Mornings, 11pm onward

Varies

Varies

Varies

Season

September and October

September and October

September and October

September and October

Registration

August 1st - 21st

 

 

Fall Instructional League Description

Ages 5-7 (based on 2023 LL Age - age your child will be on 8-31-2023)

 

This division of play builds on the fundamentals that players received in tee ball and single A in the spring.  It is also a great age group for our new players to begin participating. 

 

Players will continue to develop in baseball, social and leadership skills. The objectives of this division are to teach the game of baseball, and to prepare the players for the next level.

 

Players will learn hitting, fielding, base-running, sportsmanship, and the rules of the game.

 

Important notes:

  • No game scores are kept.
  • There are no season standings, nor participation in a postseason tournament.
  • No player evaluations.  Teams are formed by the League.
  • Batters receive up to 6 pitches, thrown by their coach, before the ball is placed on a batting tee.
  • Games are typically three innings or one hour
  • Six players bat per inning.
  • Game is played with a Flex-5 Compression Ball
  • Fall game times are typically 3:00 on Sundays

 


Fall Double A Description

Ages 6-8 (based on 2023 LL Age - age your child will be on 8-31-2023)

Important things to know:

  • Games will be played against SALL Fall Double A Teams and against SNALL and Stamford North Little Leagues
  • With some exceptions, traditional baseball game rules apply
  • Game scores are kept. Standings are NOT are kept.
  • Game play consists of a maximum of 6 innings, if time permits.
  • A maximum of 5 runs can be scored per inning, for the first 5 innings.
  • Game is played with a Flex-5 Compression Ball
  • Fall game times are typically on Saturday and / or Sunday with periodic weekday games (subject to final schedule as coordinated with other Stamford Little Leagues)

 

Fall Minors League Description

Ages 8-10 (based on 2023 LL Age - age your child will be on 8-31-2023)

 

This division of play builds on the fundamentals that players received in their prior division of play.  Players will continue to develop in baseball, social and leadership skills. Once players reach the Minors division, they will likely understand the fundamentals of baseball, and will receive further instruction and development in the next-tier elements of the game.  In this division, players will begin to pitch, field the catcher position, and steal bases.

 

Important things to know:

  • Games will be played against SALL Fall Minors Teams and against SNALL and Stamford North Little Leagues
  • With some exceptions, traditional baseball game rules apply
  • Game scores and standings are kept.
  • Game play consists of a maximum of 6 innings, if time permits.
  • A maximum of 5 runs can be scored per inning, for the first 5 innings.
  • Fall game times are typically on Saturday and / or Sunday with periodic weekday games (subject to final schedule as coordinated with other Stamford Little Leagues)

 

Fall Majors League Description

Ages 10-12 (based on 2023 LL Age - age your child will be on 8-31-2023)

 

The oldest of our spring players participate in the Majors division.  At this stage, Little League baseball very closely

mirrors "real" baseball.  Players will receive coaching and assistance on the advanced elements of the game.  Following their years in Majors, players will look to enter the triple A and majors divisions of play.

 

Important things to know

  • Games will be played against SALL Fall Majors Teams and against Stamford National and Stamford North Little Leagues.With a few exceptions, traditional baseball game rules apply
  • Game scores and season standings are kept.
  • Fall game times are typically on Saturday and / or Sunday with periodic weekday games (subject to final schedule as coordinated with other Stamford Little Leagues)