• Better late than never, baseball makes the right call with sticky stuff

    1 month ago - By TheScore

    What if there were a magic pill - OK, let's not go there. What if there was a magic memo that would level the playing field between pitchers and batters - and pitchers and pitchers - and give Major League Baseball a more watchable product for its fans? MLB may have released such a note Tuesday when it revealed its plans to enforce its own rulebook and crack down on the use of foreign substances by pitchers. MLB believes - rightfully so - that foreign substances are warping its game; namely, permitting pitchers to have too great an edge on hitters, resulting in fewer balls in play and more...
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