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Friday, April 22, 2016

MLB’s replay rule can be challenging: When to challenge? | www.ajc.com

Yes, what we need is more replay. How about we cut the game time down to one hour so we can have two hours of replay and still get the game in under three hours?

Francoeur said he’d like to see managers get two challenges per game. “That’s why I get frustrated — it doesn’t make sense that there’s only one challenge,” he said. “That’s such a huge call in the game.”

Jim Furtado Posted: April 22, 2016 at 01:53 PM | 36 comment(s)
  Beats: braves, replay

Thursday, March 03, 2016

The idea of replay is good; in practice, fans often bristle.

I am not a fan of replay as well. I’d rather live with some blown calls than have my timed wasted with a thousand of these game interruptions each season.

Jim Furtado Posted: March 03, 2016 at 02:22 PM | 47 comment(s)
  Beats: replay, replay sucks

 

 

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