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FOX News
MLB reportedly agrees to change strike zone, intentional walks for 2017 seasonthe batter would simply be awarded first base. More from FoxSports The change
MLB reportedly agrees to change strike zone, intentional walks for 2017 season
FOX News / Posted yesterday
the batter would simply be awarded first base. More from FoxSports The changes still must be approved by baseball's playing rules committee but not necessarily by the players association, ESPN reports. In fact, this could become part of the... Read more
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examiner.com
MLB to raise strike zone and change intentional walksis official as of yet, but they could be in place by the start of the 2017 seas
MLB to raise strike zone and change intentional walks
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
is official as of yet, but they could be in place by the start of the 2017 season. They would still have to be approved by baseball's playing rules committee. At the least, MLB is listening to all sides when it comes to trying to make the game bett... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Tigers' Miguel Cabrera showing signs of his usual powerballs outside the strike zone for an intentional walk. The changes can’t go in
Tigers' Miguel Cabrera showing signs of his usual power
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
balls outside the strike zone for an intentional walk. The changes can’t go into effect unless they are approved by MLB’s playing rules committee. Contact Anthony Fenech: afenech@freepress.com. Follow him on Twitter @anthonyfenech. Read or Share... Read more
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New England Sports Network
MLB Reportedly Agrees To Raise Strike Zone, Make Intentional Walks Automaticthrowing a pitch, sources told ESPN’s Jayson Stark. The changes, which still w
MLB Reportedly Agrees To Raise Strike Zone, Make Intentional Walks Automatic
New England Sports Network / Posted 3 days ago
throwing a pitch, sources told ESPN’s Jayson Stark. The changes, which still would have to be approved by baseball’s playing rules committee, could go into effect as soon as 2017. Both rule changes could help speed up the game. According to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs manager Joe Maddon sees benefits in potential rule changeswe're playing the Nationals, it becomes more pertinent," Maddon said with a smi
Cubs manager Joe Maddon sees benefits in potential rule changes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
we're playing the Nationals, it becomes more pertinent," Maddon said with a smirk. "Otherwise, it's probably insignificant regarding the amount of time saved." MLB's playing rules committee must approve the changes before they can go into... Read more
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SportingNews
MLB could change strike zone, eliminate traditional intentional walks, report saysmeaning a team would only need to signal for a free pass and send the hitter to
MLB could change strike zone, eliminate traditional intentional walks, report says
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
meaning a team would only need to signal for a free pass and send the hitter to first base without hesitation. MLB's playing rules committee would need to approve the rules before they would take effect. The proposal would also be presented... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Report: MLB could be changing strike zone; intentional walksof commissioner Rob Manfred's move to quicken the pace of the game. Both change
Report: MLB could be changing strike zone; intentional walks
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
of commissioner Rob Manfred's move to quicken the pace of the game. Both changes would have to be approved by the league's playing rules committee. The Major League Baseball Player's Association, the league's union, doesn't need to sign off on rule... Read more
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Bleacher Report
MLB Competition Committee Reportedly Approves New Strike Zone, Walks Changeswalk the hitter, who would immediately be sent to first base with no pitches re
MLB Competition Committee Reportedly Approves New Strike Zone, Walks Changes
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
walk the hitter, who would immediately be sent to first base with no pitches required. Stark added that MLB's playing rules committee must approve the changes before they can go into effect. He also cited sources who said the rules... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
MLB could be changing strike zone; intentional walksof commissioner Rob Manfred's move to quicken the pace of the game. Both change
MLB could be changing strike zone; intentional walks
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
of commissioner Rob Manfred's move to quicken the pace of the game. Both changes would have to be approved by the league's playing rules committee. The Major League Baseball Player's Association, the league's union, doesn't need to sign off on rule... Read more
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ESPN
MLB eyes changes to strike zone, walksimmediately sent to first base, sources said. The two changes can't go into ef
MLB eyes changes to strike zone, walks
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
immediately sent to first base, sources said. The two changes can't go into effect unless they are approved by baseball's playing rules committee. Sources said the changes would also be presented to the Major League Baseball Players Association as... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Q+A: International League President Randy Mobleyour directors at the 2014 Winter Meetings. Later in those same meetings — Sandy
Q+A: International League President Randy Mobley
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 10 days ago
our directors at the 2014 Winter Meetings. Later in those same meetings — Sandy Alderson with the Mets chairs the official playing rules committee, and invited me to a meeting. That fall, MLB had been testing these clocks in the Arizona Fall... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
ACC to start collaborative instant replay for 2016 football seasonfor the 2016 season.” The ACC football coaches unanimously approved the propos
ACC to start collaborative instant replay for 2016 football season
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
for the 2016 season.” The ACC football coaches unanimously approved the proposal earlier this week. The NCAA’s Playing Rules Committee approved the use of collaborative replay on an experimental basis leaving it up the league’s... Read more
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