Pitchers always bend the rules to make it harder to hit the pitch.However, as batters are struggling this season, authorities are cracking down.
It’s a good time to be a major league pitcher. They have enjoyed the most dominant season since 1968. This is what baseball historians call the “Pitcher’s Year.” And it’s even more welcomed by pitchers who have been brutalized by game sluggers over the past few years. But it may not last long. Last week, MLB announced that it would use “foreign substances” to crack down on pitchers, forcing them to take into account one of the league’s main “don’t ask, don’t say” rules.
If you have used Spider Tuck while pitching, Gerrit Cole will be turned on.
“To be honest, I’m not sure how to answer that … if MLB wants to legislate a few more things, that’s a conversation we can do.” pic.twitter.com/2fR1AUeOQX
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