Pop-Fly Priority

A pop fly should be an easy play.  Any kid playing travel ball should be able to catch a routine popup.  However, the plays often create a circus in the field because players are not prepared.  A team that is prepared and communicates well should not have a problem.

  • CF has priority over corner outfielders (LF, RF)
  • Outfielders have priority over infielders
  • SS has priority over everyone in the infield
  • Middle infielders (2B, SS) have priority over corner infielders (1B, 3B)
  • Corner infielders (1B, 3B) have priority over P and C