Friday , September 20th 2019

Annoying, Obscure Rule Punishes Cool Play, Puts Winning Run Across For Athletics

An obscure and confusing rule sent the game-winning run across for the Athletics in their 9–8 win over the Kansas City Royals Thursday afternoon. I hate this rule. It punishes the defense for making a cool play when a thing that baseball can’t possibly want to discourage right now is cool plays.

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Original source: https://deadspin.com/annoying-obscure-rule-punishes-cool-play-puts-winning-1837724869