Ralph Morrow's - "Armchair Comment"
Sunday, October 7, 2012
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Infield Fly Rule simple -- so call it right

Many years ago, someone asked me to explain the Infield Fly Rule. If memory serves me correctly, I did a remarkable job.

To me, it's a very simple baseball rule. With one or no outs and runners at first and second or the bases loaded, if the batter hits a popup that an infielder might be expected to camp under, the batter is out whether the infielder catches the ball or not....

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