Originally Posted by oneupper
We now have the option of machines that could perform this task with a much higher degree of accuracy.
Because we have technology at hand, does not mean it required for use.
We have the means for artifical insemination, should that completley replace the traditional method ?
We have the means to use cameras, video, satalites, etc for policing the steets, should they replace police officers?
We have pocket PC's and palms...should they totally replace all paper calenders? (I use a pocket PC, but also use a giant wall calender for some planning tasks).
Because we have the technology, it doesn't follow that we should use it. The game has gotten along fine since the late 1800's with mk 1 eyeballs and humans behind the plate. There are a lot bigger issues jeprodizing the "integrity of the game" than ball's and strikes.