Re: Banning 1st-and-3rd Pickoff trick?
I don't see the point. Sum total, it probably delays playtime less than balls getting loose from the bullpen.
And it's a quirky move that gets the crowd into the game. Leave it.
The widow is gathering nettles for her children's dinner; a perfumed seigneur, delicately lounging in the Oeil de Boeuf, hath an alchemy whereby he will extract the third nettle and call it rent. ~ Carlyle