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Should your best hitter bat third in the lineup?

When Joe Girardi would put his lineup card together in the past, he would tend to pencil in the name ‘Robinson Cano‘  (the best hitter at the time) in the third spot of the batting order. Many teams follow the … Continue reading

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MLB bans home-plate collisions

MLB officially banned home-plate collisions today, but left a loophole. Rule 7.13 states it has banned most home field collisions, except in the case where the catcher has the ball and the runner makes no effort to touch home plate. The rule … Continue reading

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MLB approves padded caps for pitchers

Major League Baseball approved a product design to protect pitchers against line drives that are hit towards them. A padded cap made by the 4Liscencing Corporation will be made available to pitchers when they report for Spring Training, however the use … Continue reading

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MLB to add metal detectors in ballparks by 2015

Entering a ballpark when going to game seemed pretty easy. All you’d have to do is open your bag, take off your cap and enter the golden gates to baseball heaven. But, while the process has been easy, it isn’t … Continue reading

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