This Ground Ball To The Pitcher was Ruled a Hit! The Rulebook Allowed It…
Topics: Official Scorer, Uncategorized
Trea Turner of the Nationals came to the plate in the bottom of the seventh inning on May 2, 2021, when the Nats hosted the Marlins. After fouling off several pitches, Marlins pitcher, Zach Pop induced a slow comebacker which looked like an easy out to end the inning. However, after Pop fielded the ball…
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…
Fall Classic Runner’s Lane Violation
Topics: Batter Runner, Runner Interference, RunnersThis is a video post.
Trea Turner World Series Runner’s Lane Interference
Topics: Baseline, Runner Interference, Runners LaneThis is a video post.