CHICAGO (CBS)– Baseball is back, just not the big leagues.
New safety measures were put in place for the first youth baseball tournament of the season out in Lake Zurich.READ MORE: Hanson Park Carjacking Leads To Crash, Multiple Other Parked Cars Struck
The umpire now calls balls and strikes from behind the pitcher instead of the catcher.READ MORE: CPD: Woman Accidentally Shot, Killed By Boyfriend In McKinley Park
Besides distancing parents on the sidelines there are only three players in the dug out at one time. All other teammates sit on folding chairs along the fence.
At the end of the game, it’s suggested that instead of shaking hands and saying good game the players bow to each other and tip their hats.MORE NEWS: Surveilence Video Shows Moments Leading To The Arrest Of Allan M. Brown, Suspect In Kenosha Police Shooting
A nice way to share a moment of respect for each team.