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National Umpire Committee

National Umpire Committee - Operations Manual

Provincial Supervisors

Positioning Manuals

2-Umpire Positioning Manual

3-Umpire Positioning Manual

4-Umpire Positioning Manual


For the most part, teams in Baseball Canada sanctioned leagues adhere to the Major League Baseball rules of play. However, there are certain rules, for reasons that range from the age of participants to Canada's unique climate, that have been modified by Baseball Canada. Click the following link to view the Canadian interpretations to baseball rules as outlined by Major League Baseball.

MLB Official Rules (2019)
MLB Rule Changes Summary (2019)
Canadian Content Rules (2019)
Rule Interpretations (2019)
Baseball Canada Championships Rules (2019)
Bat Rule (2019)


Dick Willis Memorial Award – Umpire of the Year 
Home Run Sports Umpiring Lifetime Achievement Award

Umpire of the Week

During the 2018 baseball season, Baseball Canada will recognize the achievement and improvements of our young baseball umpires enrolled in the Baseball Canada Officials Program.

Umpire of the Week selections

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