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Fascinating article over at Baseball Prospectus by Guy Molyneux about umpires and how they call a strike zone. All of us have noticed that strike zones vary by pitch count. 600 more words
RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer
NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball’s strike zone could be getting a slight lift.
Major League Baseball is studying whether to raise the bottom of the strike zone from the hollow beneath the kneecap back to the top of the kneecap. 955 more words
Baseball is a game of brilliant and beautiful contrasts. People who don’t understand the game describe it as slow when in fact there is so much going on between one pitch and the next that it takes careful concentration and undivided attention to keep track of what just happened and how it is going to affect what is about to happen. 1,461 more words