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Old 12-15-2019, 03:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Larry Borgia View Post
The 3 batter minimum is now official for 2020. I thought this was old news, but it just came up in my news feed. Other rule changes too. I'm kind of small-c conservative when it comes to rule changes, but this will speed up the game.
I would be amazed if this saves more than 5 or 10 minutes in the average regular-season game. Not worth messing with the integrity of the game. Which, admittedly, is already on the ropes. The "automatic" intentional walk has turned out to save very little time.

Last edited by jaycat; 12-15-2019 at 03:46 PM.