East County Little League

Umpire Training

There are three required clinics that must be completed before an umpire may step on the playing field.

  1. Rules Clinic
  2. Plate Mechanics Clinic
  3. Field Mechanics Clinic

Rules Clinic - This is an overview of all Little League Rules, including local rules.

Plate Clinic - Learn to proper stance, how to call balls and strikes and how to establish your strike zone.

Field Clinic - Learn Basic 6, Base Umpire Positioning, Plate Positioning, One-Man Mechanics