appeal play Tag Archive

Academy Courses

Balk While Making Appeal

It is ideal to keep continuous action while making an appeal for a runner missing a base. But if time is called and the pitcher must start the appeal from the pitching rubber, he is not required to disengage from the rubber to throw the ball to the base. If the pitcher balks during the […]

Insider Report

“Fourth Out”

Let’s look at the following play that could have resulted in a “fourth out” appeal when the Tigers and Indians played at Comerica Park on June 24, 2016.