2019 NFHS Baseball Rules in Black and White
1. We have accurately converted difficult rule book language and small print into (easy to read and understand) sentences, in large font.
2. Each chapter is (filled with related rulings, sub-rulings and examples) with content formatted logically in order of sequence and importance.
3. Over 400 converted rulings, each one with the (official rule and page number) listed.
4. Chapters are listed A to Z in the Table of Contents, located in the front of the book to target rules quickly.
5. The (converted rulings in the 2019 Baseball Rules in Black and White have been validated by (accomplished and respected) Umpires, Assigners and Rule Advisers.
“A Better Way to Learn and Apply the Rules of Baseball!” TM
The 2019 NFHS Edition has become even more reader friendly. While chapters still consist of related rulings, there are many aspects of those related rulings that vary and have specific headings. Those specific headings are now listed with their page number in the Table of Contents, making locating the specific ruling even easier and faster.
Five ways "Baseball Rules in Black and White App" will help to become an even better umpire!
1. You will have 24/7, 365 days a year access to the most frequently applied rules in baseball. This will make you a better umpire.
Currently we cram from the good “old” rule book for 4 to 6 weeks playing seek & find for the answers to 100 questions and then it’s play ball.
2. You will read basic simple English, not complicated and arbitrary baseball rule book language. Our app will help you to “learn, retain and apply” the rules of baseball “better” and with more “confidence”. This will make you a better umpire.
Our converted rule material has been and will always be reviewed for accuracy by the very best rules interpreters in the country. We have the ability to instantly edit and improve our app information.
3. You will be able to locate rulings in “seconds” instead of minutes, hours or days. We do not scatter related rulings over 40 pages causing partial incomplete rulings on the field This make you a better umpire.
Our format has collected hundreds of scattered related rulings from the traditional rule books and placed them under one Rule Topic, followed by easy to understand Categories and their Related rulings. Easy as 1, 2, 3.
4. You will be able to watch videos of some of the more complicated and even some “third world plays” that only happen in the last half of a final inning in a tied playoff game. This makes you a better umpire.
5. You will have access to rules from three rule sets, OBR, NCAA & NFHS, in one resource. This provides you the ability to research nuances of different rule interpretations and better understand those specific differences. This makes you a better umpire.
Best Regards, Jim Bettencourt
Baseball Rules in Black and White LLC, President