The NFHS Runner’s Lane Rule: Umpire’s Guide
Topics: Baseline, Batter Runner, Runner Interference
This Special Report was written by Rick Roder, author of The Rules of Professional Baseball: A Comprehensive Reorganization and Clarification. Email Rick, email@example.com Baseball’s running lane rule got its day in the sun in Game 6 of the 2019 World Series. Plate umpire Sam Holbrook ruled that Washington Senators’ batter-runner Trea Turner violated the rule…
Trea Turner World Series Runner’s Lane Interference
Topics: Baseline, Runner Interference, Runners LaneThis is a video post.
Red Sox Confused about Running Lane Rule
Topics: Baseline, Batter Runner, Interference, Runner Interference
The Mariners and Red Sox played at Safeco on March 29 when this odd double play occurred. The Red Sox had the bases loaded in the top of the eighth inning and one out when Eduardo Nunez hit a slow roller up the first base line that was fielded by pitcher Cory Gearrin, who proceeded…