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Time is Tight

It was hard this past week to go anywhere without hearing about MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred and his disappointment with the MLB Players Union on shaking up some of the rules to help the pace of play in baseball. 1,293 more words

Pace Of Play, Potential Strike Zone Changes On Baseball Deck

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Commissioner Rob Manfred says he can’t offer a prediction on how likely it is that baseball will be altering the strike zone this season. 536 more words

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Mad Scientist Torre Plans To Ruin Extra Innings

When Jayson Stark reported earlier this week that Major League Baseball made formal proposals to the MLB Players’ Union to raise the strike zone and eliminate the four pitch intentional walk, I stayed quiet. 799 more words

MLB Proposes Changes To Intentional Walks And Strike Zone

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Major League Baseball has made formal proposals to the players union with potential changes to intentional walks and strike zones in an effort to improve the pace of play and generate more offense. 161 more words

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MLB is Proposing to Make Changes to the Strike Zone and Intentional Walks

ESPN’s Jayson Stark reports that the MLB has proposed raising the strike zone and implementing automatic intentional walks to the MLBPA.

The union is currently in the process of feeling out players on the proposed changes, sources said. 241 more words

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