Re: Buster Posey injured
Originally Posted by jojo
Pitching within all areas of strike zone is obviously a necessary and integral part of the game and stepping into the batters box carries with it an inherent level of risk that is unavoidable but mitigated by the knowledge that baseball rules forbid purposefully throwing at the batter.
The notion that baseball should increase the level of violence is a logical extension of an argument that violence makes the game more relevant. Outlawing the inside pitch is not a logical extension of the argument that unnecessary violence should not be permitted.
Nope. Not biting.
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