home run Tag Archive


When a ball off the wall is really a home run.

Play #1 After review, Kipnis’ Home Run becomes a triple The Tigers and Indians played in Cleveland on Friday, June 21, 2019. In the bottom of the eighth, the Indians had a runner on first base and no outs when Jason Kipnis hit a ball that was originally ruled a home run by second base […]

Official Rules of NCAA-Level Baseball

NCAA 5-2d

After a home run, no offensive player other than the base coaches may touch the batter-runner before he scores. [OBR: No rules provision.]

Insider Report

Player Fails to Touch Home Plate after Hitting Home Run

This one belongs in Ripley’s! On Sunday (July 26) the Delmarva Shorebirds, a Single A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles played the Augusta Greenjackets, a Single A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants. The Shorebirds trailed by one run in the top of the ninth when Elier Leyva hit what everybody thought was a go-ahead […]