Originally Posted by BCubb2003
Seems like "ordinary effort" was the key to last night's call. The infielder was pretty much standing under the ball (making it an infield fly with ordinary effort), then gave way, thinking the outfielder had it. If the same infielder had let it drop to try for a double play, would it have been more obviously an infield fly?
He was so far behind the dirt area, I'd be hard pressed to call it "infield".