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Old Fri Apr 29, 2005, 09:41pm
mbyron mbyron is offline
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The rationale for this rule is that:

1. You punish the pitcher for hitting the batter with a pitch UNLESS
2. The pitch is a strike (either called or swinging), AND
3. The ball is always dead when it hits the batter.

DG's ruling follows.
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