LINDSAY SIMMONS MEMORIAL APBA LEAGUE (LSMAL)
Entering its 26th year, LSMAL is competitive BBW league consisting of 16 teams playing in four conferences (Bostock, Gehrig, Campanella, & Clemente). The league is unique in that it is salary cap based using players’ real life salary as reported annually by USA Today. It is also unique in that never carded players (prospects) may be drafted.
· SALARY BASED--Teams will have a Payroll Cap. Team payroll is average major league team payroll plus 20% buffer.
· 65 MAN ROSTERS—20 OF WHICH MAY BE “NEVER-CARDED” PLAYERS, WHICH MAY BE MINOR LEAGUERS, COLLEGE, HIGH-SCHOOL, FOREIGN, OR THE KID DOWN THE STREET.
· SALARIES ARE ACTUAL MLB SALARIES AS PUBLISHED BY USA TODAY. PLAYERS NOT LISTED GET MLB MINIMUM.
· 2 PLAYERS DESIGNATED AS “FRANCHISE PLAYERS”—Salary discounted to the greater of 10 million or 50% of salary
· 16 teams; NL and AL with some inter-league play.
· DIVISION WINNERS AND 2 WILDCARDS FROM EACH LEAGUE MAKE PLAYOFFS.
· ANNUAL DRAFT—8 ROUNDS IN WHICH
ANY UNOWNED PLAYER MAYBE DRAFTED
Please reach out to me if you are interested or have any questions.
Scott M Clark /// Melonville LSMAL