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Old Mon Sep 23, 2019, 08:28am
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Originally Posted by AtlUmpSteve View Post
Slick, these days, I am a conference coordinator [snip]
Steve, thanks for posting. As an official working hard to get more "P5" games, this insight to the meeting and intention of the recent interpretation is super useful and makes me glad that I started this thread. I'm not puffing myself up here, but I think I was the only one in the conference that I worked at the time who would make the two-second IP call. I took a lot of heat for calls my partners refused to make.

Originally Posted by IRISHMAFIA View Post
How many batters have you seen caught off-guard last season because a pitcher did not hesitate for any reason?
Six or seven across ~40 NCAA games. Had one in fall ball this weekend, but I was on the bases and could not stop the game for the quick pitch. My partner got lit up when he called it a strike and the batter was still looking at her shoes.
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