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Daytona Beach News-Journal
More young pitchers blow out arms, get Tommy John surgeryin 2013, and only lost three games en route to an eventual state title. They we
More young pitchers blow out arms, get Tommy John surgery
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
in 2013, and only lost three games en route to an eventual state title. They were the team nobody wanted to face. But none of that fazed Hutchinson, who was 6-1 going into the matchup and coming off a stellar performance against Lake... Read more
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SaukValley.com
New rules aimed at keeping pitchers healthyBrackemyer said after the game. “It felt like Jell-O when I went out for the la
New rules aimed at keeping pitchers healthy
SaukValley.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Brackemyer said after the game. “It felt like Jell-O when I went out for the last inning.” It appears as though the days of pitchers like Ballard and Brackemyer throwing a combined 336 pitches over 18 innings, even in a playoff game against a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine prepares to set pitch-count limits for high school baseball“We’ve been planning for this,” Maine Principals’ Association baseball committe
Maine prepares to set pitch-count limits for high school baseball
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
“We’ve been planning for this,” Maine Principals’ Association baseball committee chair Phil St. Onge, assistant principal at Nokomis Regional High School of Newport, said recently. “We’ve been talking about this for about a year.” Member state... Read more
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The Signal
A pitch limit may be coming to the CIFBetween summer and winter ball and college showcases, it seems like baseball ne
A pitch limit may be coming to the CIF
The Signal / Posted yesterday
Between summer and winter ball and college showcases, it seems like baseball never really ends in Southern California. And in the CIF-Southern Section and the Santa Clarita Valley, it’s no different. A new rule change could ease the pain of... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
High school federation calls for pitch limitsThe National Federation of State High School Associations has directed its memb
High school federation calls for pitch limits
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The National Federation of State High School Associations has directed its members to regulate the number of pitches a high school player can throw in a game amid growing concerns about overworking young arms. The federation did not proscribe a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
High school baseball coaches laud guidelines on pitch countsLooking to lessen the chances of arm injury incurred by high school pitchers be
High school baseball coaches laud guidelines on pitch counts
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Looking to lessen the chances of arm injury incurred by high school pitchers because of overuse, the National Federation of State High School Associations Baseball Rules Committee decided last week to "require a pitching restriction policy based on... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Pitch counts on minds of area coachesTravis Garner was shocked when he returned to the state of Mississippi in 2013.
Pitch counts on minds of area coaches
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Travis Garner was shocked when he returned to the state of Mississippi in 2013. After coaching baseball for nine years in the state of Alabama, Garner had learned how to manage and manipulate all of the pitching rules that governed his sport. But... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Chavez: Pitch count for high schoolers is right callPosted Jul. 16, 2016 at 6:19 PM A wise man (my father) long ago said that base
Chavez: Pitch count for high schoolers is right call
MPNnow.com / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Jul. 16, 2016 at 6:19 PM A wise man (my father) long ago said that baseball is a thinking man’s game.That’s true and perhaps as early as next spring, area baseball coaches will be doing much more thinking, thanks to a new rule that could be... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Thumbs up, thumbs down:46 boosts morale of those serving overseasThumbs down: To the continued disorganization of standardized tests for Illinoi
Thumbs up, thumbs down:46 boosts morale of those serving overseas
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Thumbs down: To the continued disorganization of standardized tests for Illinois students. While we agree with local school administrators that a conversion from PARCC tests to SAT scores ultimately makes more sense, the constant shifting makes it... Read more
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Orange County Register
Dodgers following trend with innings limits to protect young pitchers like Julio UriasThe Oklahoma City Dodgers were leading the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, 1-0, after
Dodgers following trend with innings limits to protect young pitchers like Julio Urias
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
The Oklahoma City Dodgers were leading the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, 1-0, after six innings of their Pacific Coast League game on May 9. Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was firmly in command, having scattered four hits and three walks in the thin Rocky... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Pitchers now restricted on number of pitches thrownIt is for that reason that the National Federation of State High School Associa
Pitchers now restricted on number of pitches thrown
Minot Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
It is for that reason that the National Federation of State High School Association Baseball Rules committee announced this week that a pitch count policy will be implemented for all high school games, beginning next spring. Previously, pitchers... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Dodgers following pattern with innings limits for young pitchersThe Oklahoma City Dodgers were leading the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, 1-0, after
Dodgers following pattern with innings limits for young pitchers
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 9 days ago
The Oklahoma City Dodgers were leading the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, 1-0, after six innings of their Pacific Coast League game on May 9. Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was firmly in command, scattering four hits and three walks in the thin Rocky... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Pitch counts could change HS baseballDid going over his recommended innings limit to pitch in the 2015 World Series
Pitch counts could change HS baseball
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Did going over his recommended innings limit to pitch in the 2015 World Series after coming off Tommy John surgery cause another injury? Is purely throwing too many innings a problem among young pitchers and the cause of things such as preemptive... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Coaches react to pitch count directiveA growing movement to institute pitch count limits on high school baseball play
Coaches react to pitch count directive
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
A growing movement to institute pitch count limits on high school baseball players took a huge step toward reality this week, but it has been met with mixed reviews from a handful of local coaches. The National Federation of State High School... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Baseball: National body to mandate pitch count rules for 2017 seasonThe National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) announced Tues
Baseball: National body to mandate pitch count rules for 2017 season
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) announced Tuesday that each member state association –�which includes the IHSA – will be required to develop its own pitching restriction policy based on the number of pitches thrown in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Baseball pitch-count rules now required in each stateNow, they will be required to add them. The National Federation of State High
Baseball pitch-count rules now required in each state
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Now, they will be required to add them. The National Federation of State High School Associations announced that it has approved a new rule requiring each state, beginning this year, to enact a pitch-count rule per game which also has a required... Read more
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FOX News
US high school federation calls for pitch limits in 2017RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The National Federation of State High School Associations
US high school federation calls for pitch limits in 2017
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The National Federation of State High School Associations has directed its members to regulate the number of pitches a high school player can throw in a game amid growing concerns about overworking young arms. The federation... Read more
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My EastText
NFHS: Pitching Restriction Policies in high school baseball to be based on pitchesHigh school baseball rules now will require a pitching restriction policy based
NFHS: Pitching Restriction Policies in high school baseball to be based on pitches
My EastText / Posted 10 days ago
High school baseball rules now will require a pitching restriction policy based on the number of pitches thrown in a game. The revised pitching policy in Rule 6-2-6 was one of six rules changes approved by the National Federation of State High... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
High School Federation calls for nationwide pitch limitThe federation did not proscribe a specific number , but a limit must be establ
High School Federation calls for nationwide pitch limit
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
The federation did not proscribe a specific number , but a limit must be established by next season, said Elliot Hopkins, the NFHS director of sports and student services. The limits will go into effect in the spring of 2017. Every state plus the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
SportShorts for Wednesday, July 13, 2016In Monday’s story about the Women’s Lincoln Highway Tournament, the score of Ti
SportShorts for Wednesday, July 13, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
In Monday’s story about the Women’s Lincoln Highway Tournament, the score of Timber Creek’s Mimi Boysen was incorrect. Boysen won the sixth flight with a +13. Also, the first hole Kishwaukee’s Mya Groza failed to score a point on – No. 5 – was a par... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Pitching limits comingThe federation did not proscribe a specific number , but a limit must be establ
Pitching limits coming
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 10 days ago
The federation did not proscribe a specific number , but a limit must be established by next season, said Elliot Hopkins, the NFHS director of sports and student services. The limits will go into effect in the spring of 2017. Every state plus the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Guido: High school baseball teams prepare for pitch counts | TribLIVE Top high school sports• Summer is no vacation for high school at
Guido: High school baseball teams prepare for pitch counts
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
| TribLIVE Top high school sports• Summer is no vacation for high school athletic directors• Highlands soccer standout Bengel... Read more
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The Mercury News
High school pitchers to have required pitch countsRequired pitch counts are coming to high school baseball. According to Basebal
High school pitchers to have required pitch counts
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
Required pitch counts are coming to high school baseball. According to Baseball America, high school baseball's national governing body will require that pitchers be given a rest between a certain number of pitches in an outing. The new policy,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US high school federation calls for pitch limits in 2017RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The National Federation of State High School Associations
US high school federation calls for pitch limits in 2017
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The National Federation of State High School Associations has directed its members to regulate the number of pitches a high school player can throw in a game amid growing concerns about overworking young arms. The federation did... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
NFHS calls for pitch counts in 2017The federation did not proscribe a specific number, but a limit must be establi
NFHS calls for pitch counts in 2017
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 11 days ago
The federation did not proscribe a specific number, but a limit must be established by next season, said Elliot Hopkins, the NFHS director of sports and student services. The limits will go into effect in the spring of 2017. Every state plus the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pitch counts coming for high school teamscounts coming for high school teams Chartiers Valley pitcher Cole Horew delive
Pitch counts coming for high school teams
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
counts coming for high school teams Chartiers Valley pitcher Cole Horew delivers against Blackhawk during the first inning of the WPIAL Class AAA championship game Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at Consol Energy Park.Photo by Christopher Horner |... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
High school baseball pitch limits to replace inning limitsMECHANICSBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association
High school baseball pitch limits to replace inning limits
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association plans to limit the number of pitches high school baseball players can throw in line with a national organization's directive. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette... Read more
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KTVN Reno
US high school federation calls for pitch limits in 2017RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The National Federation of State High School Associations
US high school federation calls for pitch limits in 2017
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The National Federation of State High School Associations has directed its members to regulate the number of pitches a high school player can throw in a game amid growing concerns about overworking young arms. The federation did... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US high school federation calls for pitch limits in 2017RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The National Federation of State High School Associations
US high school federation calls for pitch limits in 2017
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The National Federation of State High School Associations has directed its members to regulate the number of pitches a high school player can throw in a game amid growing concerns about overworking young arms. The federation did... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
New Rule That Affects HS Baseball Pitch CountsA new policy was unveiled Tuesday by high school baseball’s national governing
New Rule That Affects HS Baseball Pitch Counts
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
A new policy was unveiled Tuesday by high school baseball’s national governing body that now requires pitchers to be given rest between a certain number of pitches during an outing. This changes focus from innings pitched to pitch counts on the high... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Student-athlete safety the highest priority for KSHSAA chiefHigh School Activities Association executive director Gary Musselman, who is cu
Student-athlete safety the highest priority for KSHSAA chief
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
High School Activities Association executive director Gary Musselman, who is currently serving a one-year term as president of the National Federation of State High School Associations, recently sat down with Topeka Capital-Journal high school... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
REX NELSON: Purple hulls and tillersThe temperature was in the 90s and the humidity was high, but that didn't stop
REX NELSON: Purple hulls and tillers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
The temperature was in the 90s and the humidity was high, but that didn't stop a crowd of several hundred people from gathering around a field at Emerson for the annual World Championship Rotary Tiller Race. You read that correctly. And before you... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Counting on youThat's how Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association president and Waukesha West b
Counting on you
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
That's how Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association president and Waukesha West baseball coach Chad Montez characterized the concept of pitch counts entering the world of high school baseball in April. That prediction came true late last month when... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lots of love to go around this holiday weekendup steam. We don’t like that it’s a nonbinding resolution, but any step forward
Lots of love to go around this holiday weekend
Northwest Herald / Posted 21 days ago
up steam. We don’t like that it’s a nonbinding resolution, but any step forward to root out nepotism and waste in any level of government is a positive one. Thumbs up: To the National Federation of State High School Associations for moving forward... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Pitch-count rule appears ready to pass in IHSA, rest of U.S. with potential NFHS rulethe season to stretch out his ace, and pulled him with a no-hitter. At a time
Pitch-count rule appears ready to pass in IHSA, rest of U.S. with potential NFHS rule
Northwest Herald / Posted 24 days ago
the season to stretch out his ace, and pulled him with a no-hitter. At a time when arm injuries for youth and high school baseball players have grown fivefold to sevenfold since 2000, coaches are increasingly faced with tough decisions about how... Read more

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