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The Colony Youth Baseball Association

League Rules

TCYBA follows USSSA Official Rules. Rules enforcement will be interpreted in the following order: 

  • TCYBA League Specific Rules
  • USSSA Official Rules
  • Major League Baseball Rules

TCYBA Specific Rules

T-ball

  • Umpires are not present for T-ball games
  • No Big Barrel bats allowed
  • Fair arch is not recognized.
  • Players may have a maximum of 5 attempts to put the ball in play.
  • Defensive players must be rotated so that players have an opportunity to play each position.
  • Catcher position is not represented
  • There is not a limit on defensive coaches. (Must be eligible according to TCYBA bylaws)
  • Defensive outs are not recognized.
  • Runners may only advance on a batted ball.
  • Each batting lineup bats each inning.
  • The last batted ball is considered a grand slam.
  • Game time is 60 min.

Dick’s Sporting Goods 2018 Shop Days and Coupons

By thecolonyyouthbaseball | January 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Dick’s Sporting Goods 2018 Shop Days and Coupons
Dick's TCYBA Shop Day

Our partner, Dick’s Sporting Goods is offering discounts to TCYBA players this season. Be sure to take advantage of these offers and get geared up for a great season. Shop Feb 10th, Feb 24th and Mar 10th for 20% off store-wide! Click on the image below to get a printable image.  

Open Letter to the TCYBA Board

By thecolonyyouthbaseball | November 26, 2017 | Comments Off on Open Letter to the TCYBA Board

Dear TCYBA Board, As we wrap up the Thanksgiving weekend and return to our off season activities, I want to take the time out to say a big “THANK YOU” to all of you. After surviving Spring season 2017 each of you took the time to step out and step up to help pull things…

Important Dates and League Events

By thecolonyyouthbaseball | July 12, 2017 | Comments Off on Important Dates and League Events

Would you like to know how to get involved? Running the league requires a lot of organization, many meetings, and tons of volunteers. Please see a list of meetings and events scheduled for the upcoming Spring 2018 Season. Your time, input, and questions are valued. We invite you to join the discussions and get involved!…

Letter from the (New) President

By thecolonyyouthbaseball | January 6, 2017 | Comments Off on Letter from the (New) President

Dear TCYBA Families! I am pleased to announce that I have accepted the position of President of the TCYBA for Spring 2017. Many of you know me as Coach Joy or Team Mom for the Pirates in the Recreation Program. For those of you unfamiliar with our Pirates family; I have been coaching with my…

Volunteers Needed!

By thecolonyyouthbaseball | January 6, 2017 | Comments Off on Volunteers Needed!

“You could be a kid for as long as you want when you play baseball. “ – Cal Ripkin Jr.   TCYBA is a volunteer run organization dedicated to creating a great experience for the families in our community. We can’t do this without you. We need volunteers with a variety of skills and talents.…