Thread: Strike or HBP?
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Old Tue May 17, 2005, 02:52pm
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If the player is striking at the pitch it dosn't matter where it hits the player, it is a strike. From your story it seems the in the umpires JUDGMENT that the player pulled back and tried to avoid the pitch without making an attempt to strike the ball, therefore HBP.
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