Re: 7-22-12 Reds vs Brewers: Broom time?
Originally Posted by gilpdawg
That's a pet peeve of mine. You aren't supposed to get the base if you don't attempt to dodge it but I can't remember the last time I saw it called.
You are allowed to stand your ground. Just can't lean into it.
"In our sundown perambulations of late, through the outer parts of Brooklyn, we have observed several parties of youngsters playing 'base', a certain game of ball. Let us go forth awhile, and get better air in our lungs. Let us leave our close rooms, the game of ball is glorious"