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Old Thu May 25, 2006, 01:35pm
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Originally Posted by WestMichBlue
I would not. I don't think that breaking contact with the base is the same as leaving early, WRT the intent or spirit of the rule. I see runners breaking contact all the time, as they get up after sliding, or to change or re-adjust their feet, etc.

Right, no call even by me, and if I mentioned it to the coach it would be after the game.
Officiating takes more than OJT.
It's not our jobs to invent rulings to fit our personal idea of what should and should not be.
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