Two catchers have said they'd rather pay fines than limit their mound visits, but it's not clear if fines will be the punishment for breaking the new rule.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) Managers or coaches must make a pitching change if they head to the mound for the seventh time in a game under baseball’s new pace of play rules.
After Blake Snell moved his starting position to the middle of the rubber prior to the end of the 2017 season, everything seemed to click into place mechanically for the left-hander. And the results showed in his strong finish with the Rays in ’17, when he went 5-1 with a 2.84 ERA in his final […]
Catcher Chris Gimenez was encouraged that Major League Baseball will allow a maximum of six mound visits per nine-inning game without a pitching change. Limiting mound visits is one of MLB's rule changes designed to speed up games. The Players Association refused to agree to the changes formally
Major League Baseball has imposed stricter limits on mound visits by players in an effort to speed games but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018. After more than a year of negotiations, the Major League Baseball Players Association refused to agree to the changes but also signed an agreement
Major League Baseball has unveiled its new pace-of-play initiatives for the 2018 campaign, notably announcing Monday that teams will be limited to six mound visits without a pitching change per game, via Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. In announcing the new rule changes, the league also confirmed that a pitch clock will be not be implemented […]
MLB passes rule limiting mound visits to six per nine-inning game.
Major League Baseball is imposing stricter limits on mound visits in an effort to speed up games, but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018.
MLB will limit mound visits in 2018 under its new pace-of-play rules. Here's how they'll work.
NEW YORK (AP) Major League Baseball imposes limits on mound visits, decides against pitch clocks for 2018.
Cody Anderson could not stop smiling as he made his way down a hallway inside the Indians’ complex on Saturday morning. The big right-hander was roughly an hour away from throwing off a mound for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery on his throwing elbow last spring.
NEW YORK (AP) Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and players’ association head Tony Clark met Tuesday, five days after the union rejected Major League Baseball’s proposal to institute pitch clocks and limits on mound visits.