Can the offensive base runners, batter and coaches’ conference during a pitching change without being charged a timeout?

Yes, the offense can get together during a pitching change as that is not a charged conference. However, the base runners must be back at their bases prior to the last warm-up pitch so the game can be started without waiting for them to return. If they are slow returning and the game is delayed waiting for them to return to their bases, it would be a charged offensive conference. 

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