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Giving Away Outs--A Cardinal Sin In the New Environment

Offense is down in Major League Baseball in the last several years. On-base percentages are down. Homers are down. Walk totals are in decline. There are fewer balls in play. 803 more words

MLB

Speeding Up The Game Of Baseball

There has been a lot of talk, hell there has been a nauseating amount of talk, about speeding up the game of baseball.  I can’t say I disagree with speeding up the game but I want it done for the right reasons, and Major League Baseball believes that speeding up the game is the only way to attract a younger fan-base.   1,512 more words

TSL

Mike Schmidt Wants to Replace Umpires With 'Force Fields'

With Major League Baseball expanding instant replay this season we have already seen a number of calls get overturned and made right. What could be next for MLB as technology expands through the national pastime may surprise you: Force fields. 150 more words

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