Thread: Strike or HBP ?
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Old Mon Jun 26, 2006, 05:24pm
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Originally Posted by CecilOne
Also see the early part of Batter hit after swing

I quoted this comment by Mike almost verbatim:

"it doesn't appear that the batter attempted to hit the ball, so it can only be a strike if the ball was in the strike zone when hitting the batter "
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