Lineup Snafu Mets Bat Out of Turn
Topics: Batting Out of Order, Official Baseball Rules, Rule of the Week, Video - BatterThis is a video post.
NFHS Rule Changes for 2020
Topics: Blog, Coach, Manager, News, NFHS, Rules Changes, Substitutions, Umpire
By Brady Hood Reading Time: 2 Minutes With each new high school baseball season umpires, coaches, and players must reacquaint themselves with the rulebook. Each year the Rules Committee at NFHS clarify, add, or remove rules to improve the game at the high school level. This coming year is no different with a major change…
Lineup Snafu, Mets Bat Out of Order
Topics: Batting Out of Order, Expert Analysis, Latest News, Manager, Umpire
Confusion reigned in the first inning yesterday, May 9, 2018, at Great American Ball Park, where the Mets batted out of order in their game against the Reds. Before we look at what happened, a fundamental point of the rule is, when a batter bats out of order and it’s appealed, the batter who failed to bat…