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Verbal Interference and Obstruction

» Steve in Tucson: From time to time I have heard offensive and defensive players making ...
      »B.J.: steve.. first, you have interference and obstruction mixed up INT is ...
      »k man: Steve, we play in a recreational league where the illegal pitch isn't ...
2 June 19, 2018 344

Obstruction, interference, or incidental play?

» OZ40: Batter standing in the box and swings at a pitch resulting in a ...
      »DaveDowell: Oz40 ... There is likely going to be a spirited "dissent" on this ...
      »softball4b: Now you are assuming the batter was as fleet a foot as the athletic ...
      »DaveDowell: Mike ... I'm reasonably sure that "intent" is not a component to be ...
      »softball4b: Is that anything like, I am sorry I did not intend to get caught.
      »yerwombat: I think i see Wayne37's ears perking up
      »Nancy Allen: Dave, you nailed it. It is judgement. It very seldom happens, but I ...
      »OZ40: For the record the batter "Jeff" is over 70 years old and has very ...
      »DaveDowell: OZ40 ... Your fact pattern tweak looks like an "unintended ...
      »OZ40: Dave, no attempt to deceive. Even the player's name was changed to ...
      »DaveDowell: No worries, OZ40 ... The introduction of the local rule re: CR from ...
      »softball4b: So I was right....somebody call my wife.
      »DCPete: What if the little pop-up is just inside the 1st Base line and the ...
      »Nancy Allen: OZ40 and Dave, yes, that does add an interesting wrinkle to the ...
      »DaveDowell: DCPete ē Same rules, same analysis/judgments applied. Presumably same ...
      »softball4b: NA, its okay she sometimes calls me Nancy...
      »Nancy Allen: Now that, my friend, is funny.
      »stick8: Oz this sounds like the Ed Armbrister play in the World Series (I ...
17 June 15, 2018 570

Was The ump

» HJ: Our first baseman is very smart and a certified ump. No outs, men on ...
      »stattad: That sounds ridiculous. I've always thought of it as a strategy move.
      »stick8: That ump had no business warning your first baseman. He was hoping to ...
      »bringiton: The ump is right i would do the same thing .that's not strategy ...
      »TommyPalmer1210: Is it anymore unsportsmanlike the hidden ball trick?
      »stick8: Bringiton, on what grounds would you consider that to be unsportsman?
      »KP&R: I have been a certified umpire for 22 years this Spring. If the ...
      »B.J.: The 1st baseman did nothing wrong.. play on
      »Benji4: As a middle infielder if you don't run out of the box with a runner ...
      »stick8: Benji4,I canít believe an umpire would say that! Was he drunk or ...
      »B.J.: lol... maybe the umpire said it because it's a rule 1.37 ē ...
      »chico senior: Looks like Benyi4 owes someone an apology! B.J. Maybe 1st baseman ...
      »k man: BJ, I'm assuming this is only an SSUSA rule, so maybe HJ's ...
      »B.J.: I know it's the same in ASA and I think ISA also..
      »B.J.: Chico..(Maybe 1st baseman did do something wrong) the difference ...
      »chico senior: B.J. - Having trouble following your post. What is OP? Also I donít ...
      »B.J.: Chico no problem.. OP is original post.. I thought in your post you ...
      »HJ: Thanks to all. Just to complicate things I checked my 2016 ASA rules. ...
      »B.J.: HJ.. I cant find in SSUSA where it states that an IF call takes ...
      »stick8: Bottom line here: if you donít hear the ump call ďinfield fly, ...
      »TimMcElroy: An intentionally dropped ball scenario would occur in any force ...
      »B.J.: Tim.. scenario.. bases loaded less than 2 outs batter hits a pop up ...
      »TimMcElroy: The batter is out on an infield fly call and on an intentional ...
      »B.J.: Tim, yes I agree it's an IF call and should stay that way.. but ...
      »TimMcElroy: Not every fly ball in the infield is an "infield fly" Situation: ...
      »B.J.: Tim.. you are 100% correct on that type of play but an umpire ...
      »TimMcElroy: See my last post. I would invoke the intentional drop rule in ...
      »B.J.: Tim, lol.. never mind.. you do not seem to want to discuss the ...
      »SS11: Tim, I would argue that when guys are on 1st and 2nd, the IDB ...
      »SS11: I was referring to a play where IF is called and the defense let's it ...
29 June 13, 2018 1297

Double or homerun?

» OZ40: Our league's upper division has unlimited homeruns, however a player ...
      »DaveDowell: OZ40 ... FOUR-BASE-AWARD ē In SSUSA sanctioned play, which apparently ...
      »OZ40: Thanks Dave, great minds thinking alike!
      »stick8: Oz in USSSA itís a 4 base error. It doesnít count toward the home run ...
      »B.J.: OZ... (Thanks Dave, great minds thinking alike!) now that is a ...
      »Nancy Allen: OZ40, thank you for making my day by using the correct terminology of ...
      »stick8: Nancy, saving the world would be a daunting task!! 🙂 While ...
      »Nancy Allen: Stick8, given enough talk time and adult beverage, I think that we ...
7 June 12, 2018 497

Double bag at First

» May-I: The batter has hit a ground ball and is running down the basel ...
      »B.J.: yes.. in fact to avoid a collision the runner can miss both bags and ...
      »infoblocked: Umpire's judgement but runner should be safe if trying to avoid ...
2 June 7, 2018 324

Is it an illegal pitch or a "no pitch" call?

» Turbobob: Is there a penalty if the pitcher stops his delivery before releasing ...
      »stick8: Turbobob, BJ can correct me should it be necessary but as you ...
      »B.J.: turbo.. if you are saying he did not release the ball then you don't ...
      »Turbobob: stick8 and BJ, It is senior ball, and I can see the two step ...
      »OZ40: "Juking" is not allowed in senior softball. Turbo, you did not say if ...
      »Turbobob: OZ40, the ball is never released.
      »B.J.: TB.. as I said earlier you have no pitch it isn't released
      »Bigcat55: Once the pitcher starts his or her motion, the ball must be delivered ...
      »B.J.: TB.. you are wrong that senior softball allows a 2 step approach.. ...
      »B.J.: Bigcat.. there is no violation if the pitcher stops his motion and ...
      »stick8: Turbobob, in your original post you stated ďhe stops before releasing ...
      »B.J.: stick.. but he wrote after that.. (so the ball is still in his hand)
      »Turbobob: BJ and stick8, What I am understanding from my post: if the ...
      »B.J.: yes.. also I assume that this was a 1 time thing in the game
      »Turbobob: BJ, This scenario happens every now and then, and when it does, it ...
      »Turbobob: BJ, Forgot to add the we are a self umpiring league that wants to ...
      »B.J.: turbo.. as long as you don't think the pitcher is doing this on ...
      »OZ40: Turbo: Good luck self umpiring, if it's a league that is more for ...
      »stick8: A few years I had a pitcher who slightly bumped his hip coming ...
18 June 6, 2018 587

what's the call

» tc4whlr: Guys on 2nd and 3rd with 1 out. A ball is hit to the ss, he fields ...
      »lb16: When any call questioned on here " having seen the play as it ...
      »tc4whlr: how about this the runner made NO effort to avoid the collison
      »stick8: tc4whir, as you describe it I have interference. Lead runner is out ...
      »lb16: tc4whlr - as i said in my 1st post and agreeing with stick8 2 outs ...
      »B.J.: ib16.. just to let you know interference on a runner does not have ...
      »lb16: B.J - Yes I know and have called it on the field and have had a coach ...
6 June 4, 2018 335

Is the infield fly rule based on physical ability to catch the ball?

» Turbobob: What circumstances does the physical ability or inability of the ...
      »B.J.: Turbo... you just have to judge the play itself.. that being said if ...
      »lb16: Ump got it right on this one by your description of play.
      »titanhd: UMPIRE GOT IT RIGHT!???? when first and second are occupied or ...
      »stick8: Generally thatís true Floyd but there are situations where the rule ...
      »B.J.: titanhd.. the rule also says with ordinary effort.. how does an ...
      »lb16: titanhd as usual not reading the whole description of the rule "A ...
      »Garocket: If you are going to judge the defensive players you will also have to ...
      »titanhd: Stick.The call or the lack thereof revolved around an inability of ...
      »stick8: Floyd, respectfully I can empathize with physical limitations of ...
      »B.J.: let me clarify what I mean by judging ability.. I recently worked a ...
      »The Screamer5: As umpires, I don't know if we should be judging the physical ...
      »stick8: The Screamer5, unless a rule specifically states it, its not for me ...
      »B.J.: whether you realize it or not you actually do judge a fielders ...
      »Wes: Where I play the infield does not have any grass---to many ump's call ...
      »stick8: Wes, presuming bases are loaded or runners are on first and second ...
      »Nancy Allen: All, BJ is about one of the most straight forward and logical people ...
      »stick8: Nancy in the situation I had in Lansing the pop up was between the ...
      »mitch1414: Most people here are trying to find a black and white solution to a ...
      »B.J.: Nancy, 100% correct it's about protecting the runners.. that is why ...
      »Nancy Allen: Stick8, thanks for explaining it. I kind of stated it above, but it ...
      »TexasTransplant: A related question: When you get to the 70+ age group (65+ in SPA) ...
      »B.J.: TT.. any fielder can catch an IF
      »TexasTransplant: B.J., I will grant your point that any fielder might conceivably ...
      »B.J.: TT .. your rule is correct for ASA, but in SSUSA the wording "Any ...
      »DCPete: So the SSUSA amended rule doesn't seem to make any sense as it's ...
      »B.J.: DC.. I think you are pushing the warning track scenario a little ...
      »stick8: DCPete, show me an umpire who calls infield fly on a ball hit to the ...
      »Turbobob: BJ, i have to agree with your assessment of the scenario that ...
      »Nancy Allen: Hmmm, the infamous outfield fly joke. I thought of you all last ...
      »tc4whlr: Nancy one for you, with a long break between games (asa) our pitcher ...
      »HJ: I play in a senior rec league. I have constantly seen IF called on ...
      »Nancy Allen: HJ, I get what you are saying, but the umpire is not taking into ...
      »titanhd: Nancy Iíve had you and Stick as umpires in games that Iíve played. 2 ...
      »B.J.: WOW!!! this really is not a hard rule to understand and to much is ...
      »Nancy Allen: titanhd, thank you, I will take the compliment. Unfortunately I have ...
      »DCPete: So this happened to us in a league game last year: other team had ...
      »stick8: BJ could accurately give the SSUSA version. In USSSA, that ump would ...
      »lb16: titanhd - what you are failing to comprehend still is "it's the ...
      »HJ: Thank you Nancy. I totally agree that it is judgment and I think you ...
      »Nancy Allen: Thank you, HJ. You stated that very well. That is a very good ...
      »stick8: Titanhd I do appreciate your kind words very much but in reality I ...
      »D0ubleZer0: Basically, the rule here is to protect the runners in the situation ...
42 June 1, 2018 1088

Over running the base

» rightrj1: This happen in league play, youíre allowed to overrun all bases and ...
      »jfsully: The answer you are going to get is "Its a league rule" . I am ...
      »crusher: Our league has runby on 2 an 3. If you runby a base you can not ...
2 May 30, 2018 235

Field players using mitts instead of a gloves on defense.

» Steve in Tucson: Our team recently played an SSUSA non-sanctioned tournament in ...
      »Panther: Steve, See the Summary of Significant Rule Changes ...
      »k man: Steve, on the main message board there are 3 sections in pink that ...
      »DaveDowell: Steve ... We print the "hard copy" Rulebook every other year, and ...
      »Dbax: Curious as to the reasoning behind this change?
      »DaveDowell: Dbax ... The "allow mitts for all players" change [1] brought SSUSA ...
      »Dbax: Thanks Dave. I see some players with 15" gloves now. Are they legal? ...
      »Jawood: The bigger, the better! It's survival in the field with these bats!
      »Steve in Tucson: Thank you all for the confirmation. This was a looooooong discussion ...
      »vquinton21: I'm sorry but whether it's 15 inch glove, a mitt, a couch cushion.. ...
      »DaveDowell: VQ ... A long time ago, a guy who I thought was an "old guy", but ...
      »sbswat24: The bottom line is don't hit the ball to a player hit the gaps and ...
11 May 27, 2018 813

Rules Question - Player being tossed (Milwaukee Tourney)

» dug8: Looking to get clarification on a ruling - 2 outs and runner on ...
      »DaveDowell: dug8 ... Assuming we have all of the facts despite not being there, ...
      »B.J.: Dave, question.. I know an ejected player can be replaced by an ...
      »DaveDowell: If he was his own runner (and not a CR), a substitute or CR could run ...
      »dug8: Dave - Thanks for stating other scenarios that I may not have thought ...
      »DaveDowell: "Probably" a good substitution, but only if the "next man up" is a ...
      »B.J.: Dave, an injured CR can be replaced with another CR he does not need ...
      »DaveDowell: Opppsss ... My bad and your good catch!
      »Nancy Allen: In all my years officiating, I have only had to eject 2 in the game ...
      »stick8: Questions for BJ or Dave Extra inning, last batter to be up the ...
      »B.J.: stick.. the runner must advance to 3rd before getting a CR.. and yes ...
      »B.J.: stick.. also on the runner who starts at 2nd if for some unknown ...
      »stick8: Thanks BJ. I wasnít sure about the two runners at the same time.
12 May 25, 2018 814

Commitment line

» Mike Igneri: Yesterday as a third baseman, I chased the runner toward home. He ...
      »DaveDowell: SAFE is the correct call ... The rule prohibits a tag on the home ...
      »OMD: Another scenario - (local league - self umpped) runner heading home ...
      »k man: OMG OMD You must be afraid of commitment! Cannot return to 3rd ...
      »B.J.: OMD.. no, once the runner crosses the commitment line he must ...
      »DCPete: OMD don't quit your day job. There's a reason it's called the Commit ...
      »OMD: Not really afraid of commitment - you can ask any of my 6 ex-wives or ...
      »stick8: Mike, allow me to further specify on your scenario. As Dave correctly ...
      »jl1919: Does the runner have to be completely over the commitment line?
      »DaveDowell: NOPE ... One foot "down", on or beyond the commitment line, triggers ...
9 May 16, 2018 1114

Pitching rules- use of a windup

» Itallion Stallion: I have a question regarding pitching rules section 6.7D. It says the ...
      »B.J.: what that means is that once you start your forward motion you can ...
      »Turbobob: Another interesting aspect with Section 6.7 F "The pitcher must ...
      »DaveDowell: Turbobob ... Yes, you are correct ... One time (only) past the hip is ...
3 May 15, 2018 481

Strike board/mat

» OZ40: Was watching a game today in the middle division of our league. We ...
      »k man: Rule 7.4B Dead Ball
      »OZ40: I don't know if I gave enough information, the batter actually did ...
      »B.J.: oz.. the entire strike mat is now in fair territory so if the batter ...
      »k man: BJ is correct, I was thinking swing and miss, dead ball. Otherwise ...
      »OZ40: My thought exactly...great minds thinking alike!
5 May 15, 2018 501

Runner's right to the base

» Wayne 37: This happened a few weeks ago. There was a runner on 3B. The ...
      »B.J.: Wayne, the runner on the bag does not have to move to get out of the ...
      »DCPete: Your "contention" is entirely incorrect; try looking up the word ...
      »Wayne 37: DC Pete Apparently you don't have any judgment capabilities. ...
      »B.J.: Wayne, in your original scenario you say that the runner was ...
      »DCPete: Ok Wayne how about SSUSA Rule 8.2 C.1 - "If the Runner is hit with a ...
      »Wayne 37: DCPete, I assume you mean 8.2(1)C which reads: If the ...
      »DCPete: Wayne, have no idea what you're talking about; here's the phrase from ...
      »Wayne 37: ...........and HENCE the keys words C. WHEN HE (BATTER) HITS A FAIR ...
      »Wayne 37: DEFINITIONS: 1.45 INTERFERENCE. Interference is the act of an ...
      »B.J.: Wayne, AGAIN the base is a "safe haven" for the runner and he does ...
      »DCPete: Come on Wayne, a runner standing on a base is NOT Impeding or ...
      »grayhitter59: So let me get this straight, you want the runner who is on the bag to ...
      »The Screamer5: BJ is spot on. The runner does not have to give up his legal position ...
      »DaveDowell: TS5 ... There simply are some plays where, by definition, the ...
      »Wayne 37: And why no rule citation? Please provide that and maybe we can get ...
      »lb16: Wayne 37, why don't you cite the rule that says runner has to while ...
      »Wayne 37: In reply to your post, 1b16, I posted the definition of interference ...
      »lb16: Key sentence in rule " A base runner MUST avoid a fielder making a ...
      »B.J.: Wayne, hopefully this will show you that the runner doesn't have to ...
      »Wayne 37: Dearest lb16, Batted ball hits runner on base, the runner is out ...
      »B.J.: Wayne, As far as having to umpire I have been umpiring senior ...
      »DCPete: Sorry Wayne but your "judgment" doesn't have priority over the actual ...
      »yerwombat: It sounds like the umpire didn't see any interference
      »lb16: Wayne 37- B.J. just cited rule that applies to this situation, and ...
      »mad dog: hey wayne....please tell me where that runner should stand on the ...
      »lb16: mad dog- Your'e wasting your time with him on this one. For some ...
      »stick8: Wayne37, this is a judgement call. The runner at third, as BJ ...
      »Wayne 37: Here is the thing. Baseball rules are often worded poorly. This one ...
      »AJC: Wayne, with all due respect, both of your rule interpretations in the ...
      »B.J.: Dave, PLEASE, it's time to close this post.. nothing more can be ...
      »yerwombat: Your premise that the baseruuner is causing contact is flawed. The ...
      »Wayne 37: You don't have to close it, Dave. Others might want to chime in. I ...
      »stick8: Wayne37, judgement is judgement and only you as the umpire have to ...
      »Wayne 37: It is certainly safe to say some people don't mind getting trampled ...
      »stick8: Wayne thatís fine if you get out of the way and stay on the bag. Most ...
      »DaveDowell: Wayne 37 ... B.J. and stick8 are correct ... Your entire argument ...
      »Wayne 37: Dave and others......where does it state SPECIFICALLY what is ...
      »DaveDowell: Wayne 37 ... As B.J. was so kind to report earlier, I'm going to give ...
      »mck71: Sorry Dave, I have to add this 1 question: Wayne - what happens IF ...
      »Nancy Allen: BJ, after having a very long weekend and having a very long week ...
      »B.J.: Thx. Nancy I look forward to it
      »txnighttrain: This is an umpire judgement call. I umpire and rarely has that ever ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Here are a few potential scenarios as to why the runner should just ...
      »lb16: After all has been said and done this Wayne 37 clown still thinks a ...
      »DaveDowell: Deafening silence thus far, interrupted only by the occasional chirp ...
      »B.J.: chirp..
46 May 1, 2018 1587

Courtesy Runner on field before Time Out

» Jerry66: What is the umpire's call when a would-be courtesy runs on the ...
      »B.J.: Jerry, unless the c/r caused some confusion allowing another runner ...
      »Nancy Allen: Actually I have had more potential issues with a runner stepping off ...
      »DaveDowell: But you have to tip your cap to the 3B coach for buying into the ...
      »Nancy Allen: Dave, it's hard to tip your cap when your ponytail is through the ...
4 May 1, 2018 358

Runner can advance

» Wayne 37: What are the three situation a base runner can advance on a fly ball?
      »SMOKE707: Over the fence home run Catch and carry Tag up
      »Wayne 37: Smoke, the first two you mentioned are dead ball awards. I'm looking ...
      »DaveDowell: Infield fly rule (at runner's risk)
      »Wayne 37: Dave, I will accept your answer as it pertains to a fair batted ball. ...
      »B.J.: as soon as it is hit
      »DaveDowell: We'll feed these one at a time to see if anyone else jumps in! ... ...
      »B.J.: yes but then it becomes as wayne says.. awarded bases (3) or 4 if the ...
      »DaveDowell: Agreed, B.J. ... But my answer is correct and completely responsive ...
      »DaveDowell: B.J ... And here's another correct answer to the question as asked ...
      »Wayne 37: Since you can't answer the question, I'll give you the answer. 1) ...
      »DaveDowell: Plus the other three I mentioned, all of which you may be able to ...
      »Wayne 37: B.J. writes: yes but then it becomes as wayne says.. awarded bases ...
      »B.J.: lmao wayne you just wont give up.. the difference in the 4 base ...
      »txnighttrain: Just remember, you can tag up when the ball is first touched, not ...
      »Nancy Allen: Actually technically a runner can advance whenever they want. They ...
      »Nancy Allen: Yes, BJ, or by being off the bag and being tagged of course. I ...
16 April 30, 2018 438

Runner on first base

» baseballbill: Runner is on first base and a ground ball is hit at the first base ...
      »crusher: Runner hurt and falls down while still touching 1st. The first ...
      »B.J.: bill.. again any play like this is umpire judgement.. did the runner ...
      »baseballbill: Thanks B.J.
      »Wayne 37: No judgment of interference is necessary. Batted ball hit runner, ...
      »stick8: Baseballbill, SSUSA, dead ball batter is awarded first and any ...
      »Wayne 37: stick8, what scenario would a baserunner be force to advance in SSUSA?
      »stick8: Wayne37, Iím not sure what youíre getting at with the question but ...
      »Wayne 37: Stick8, I'm asking when a runner is forced to advance when a runner ...
      »OMD: Another question - runner on first - 1st basemen is playing 2-3 steps ...
      »B.J.: OMD .. The defense can position there self in the baseline before a ...
      »coop3636: Correct me if I am wrong, but... If a runner is hit by a ball while ...
      »B.J.: coop.. if a runner is hit by a batted ball while in contact with a ...
      »stick8: Wayne I have an idea but Iím not totally sure what baseballbill meant ...
      »stick8: Coop3636 thats the rule in usssa. BJ stated the correct rule in ...
      »Wayne 37: Dang, I've never heard of a ruleset where a runner being hit with a ...
      »B.J.: wayne.. lol.. the rule set discussed on this forum should be SSUSA ...
      »stick8: Wayne, I think we can all agree if the runner is off the bag and gets ...
17 April 30, 2018 615

Dead ball ground rule double situation.

» baseballbill: Umpire ruled dead ball ground rule double. Batter stopped at first ...
      »SSUSA Staff: This case should probably let common sense (which isn't all that ...
      »baseballbill: Thanks, That exactly what the umpire ruled.
      »DaveDowell: baseballbill ... There's a bit of a (meritorious) dissenting opinion ...
      »marcster13: Always amazes me that guys will take any shortcut they can. Aren't we ...
      »smitty63: wow, Just when I thought i was starting to figure out what a runner ...
      »B.J.: Dave's 2nd answer is the one I would go with.. A batter that has been ...
      »stick8: Baseball bill was this in a house league or a sanctioned ssusa ...
      »B.J.: stick8 on your situation a few years ago.. Just so you know for in ...
      »txnighttrain: First line of Rule 8.4(1) "Each batter must reach first base without ...
      »stick8: BJ, as always you are correct on that. I was playing middle in a 5 ...
      »BillC48: Similar situation - Batter hits the ball over the fence for a home ...
      »B.J.: SSUSA has hit and sit with no requirement to touch 1st base.. there ...
      »DaveDowell: B.J. ... While I agree with you conceptually, the "hit-and-sit" ...
      »fennellwg: My condolences Dave D. This is probably the third time in as many ...
      »DaveDowell: Thanks Bill ... It's that time of the year when there's not enough ...
      »baseballbill: Dave: You said it earlier in the message: COMMON SENSE should prevail ...
      »stick8: BillC48, if this scenario was in an ssusa tournament no penalty. ...
      »Wayne 37: Dave Dowell A homerun is the only four base award. How are you ...
      »Wayne 37: Sorry, left this out. In this situation, I maintain the batter ...
      »B.J.: Wayne.. 8.4(7) ē FOUR-BASE AWARD Any fair ball touched by a player ...
      »Wayne 37: B.J. ~ A 440 ft. moonshot over the fence is also a four base award as ...
      »B.J.: Wayne, you asked if there was another 4 base award that you didn't ...
      »Wayne 37: B.J. ~ you can't award four bases without it being a HR even if it ...
      »B.J.: wayne.. yes you can and here is a example.. a fly ball hit to the ...
      »k man: This one happened in our tournament game in VA Beach last week. 5th ...
      »Wayne 37: Technically, you have to wait until the first batter being walked has ...
      »SSUSA Staff: ß8.2 ē BATTER BECOMES A BATTER-RUNNER A. ... B. When four pitched ...
      »Wayne 37: I can see the ball being dead in slow pitch due to the no steal rule ...
      »k man: BTW, in our game having the 1st intentional runner called out would ...
      »stick8: Wayne37, Iím not sure about ssusa but in usssa if an outfielder has a ...
30 April 26, 2018 1318

double bag at 1st

» k man: Just curious about rule interpretation for rule 2.3C4 Once a ...
      »B.J.: K.. once the runner has "attained" 1st base the double base is ...
      »SSUSA Staff: B.J. has it ... The double-bag rule applies only to a batter-runner ...
      »k man: Thanks BJ and Staff, I've just assumed the managing role so I am ...
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