Welcome to the homepage of Coastal Baseball. Coastal Baseball is a Baseball League located in Houston, Texas and is home to Adult Baseball, Summer College Baseball and Semi-Pro Baseball 11 months out of the year. 2021 will mark the 14th year of Coastal Baseball. Coastal Baseball Parks are located on the Beltway 8 feeder in between Telephone and Mykawa.

Coastal Baseball League Rules

There is unlimited defensive substitution with the exception of the pitcher. Teams may free sub players defensively as desired. The batting order is not unlimited.
  • 1. All Home Teams are required to take the field at schedule start time.
  • 2. Each Team is to provide umpires 2 baseballs before the start of each game.
  • 3. Each Team must submit a lineup card to the other team with starting pitcher and batting lineup.
  • 4. Each Team must bat 9 players.
  • 5. If a team has 8 players they can bat only 8
  • 6. If a team has 7 players then the team will take an out for the 8th batter, it cannot be the last out of an inning.
  • 7. If a player leaves during the game and leaves the team with 8 players then his spot is skipped
  • 8. If a player leaves during the game and leaves the team with 7 players then an out is taken in his spot
  • 7. Only the starting pitcher can re-enter as a pitcher any other relief pitcher can not re-enter
  • 8. Games have a 2:30 hour Time Limit, no inning can start after 2:30
  • 9. All players are required to be in uniforms with matching jerseys, pants and hats are required
  • 10. Players are not allowed to wear blue jeans, slacks or shorts
  • 11. Metal Spikes are not allowed. Molded Cleats are best shoe to wear.
  • 12. The hidden ball trick is illegal in Coastal Baseball
  • 13. There is no malicious contact in Coastal Baseball. You may not run over catcher or baserunner.
  • 14. Baseballs-Coastal Baseball uses the Rawlings Minor League Practice Baseball as their official baseball.
  • 15. Bats-Coastal Baseball uses wooden bats only Wooden Bats must not be cracked. Composite bats are ok.
  • 16. Bats tape is not allowed past the 18" mark on bats
  • 17. Pitchers may not pitch in white sleeves
  • 18. No Sunflower seeds are allowed
  • 19. Players are not allowed to drink alcohol before or while they are playing
  • 20. Only one hitter allowed in on-deck circle, must be opposite side of the hitter.
  • 21. Players must stay in on-deck circle
  • 22. Any ejected player must go to the parking lot.