As per MLB's official Twitter in a joint announcement with the MLBPA, there will be seven, yes SEVEN, new pace of play rule changes being implemented this season with the hopes of shaving seconds off of the games, yes SECONDS! Let's take a quick look at these changes in the order listed as per @MLB's tweet:
This is not a drill... 1 week until Mets pitchers and catchers officially report to Florida!
While the Mets signings this week may not be headline grabbers, they are solid, known commodities who strengthen an already strong bullpen and pitching staff, regardless of any Familia suspensions. The fact that the Mets actually played this market out the way they did is most impressive and satisfying.
Five games into the season and Panic City is in full swing in Flushing, which is absolutely ridiculous. The only debate that should have taken place this weekend is; what was colder, the weather or the Mets bats (it's a... Continue Reading →