Umpire Resources

Baseball Canada: Official Rules of Baseball (Canadian Content) (.doc 54kb)

From MLB: Official Rules of Baseball from MLB

Baseball Canada: 2-Man Positioning Manual (.pdf 1128kb)

Baseball Canada: 3-Man Positioning Manual (.pdf 2001kb)

There are many excellent resources on the internet to practice the rules of baseball and interpreting situations.  Below are a few links to interactive quizzes and other rule resources:

You Make the Call

Ask the Ump Question Archive

Other umpiring reading can be found at: (Amateur Baseball Umpires' Association - United States)

If at any time during the year you have questions about a rule, situation or an experience you have had, please feel free to contact the director to answer your question.



Josh Bishop