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NCAA 9-1a

(In the windup) -The pitcher shall stand with his chest and shoulders generally facing the batter.

Penalty: Warning on the first offense; Ball/balk (Illegal pitch) for subsequent offenses by any pitcher who enters the game.


[OBR 5.07a1: (In the windup) -The pitcher shall deliver while facing the batter. Penalty: Ball/balk.]