The “Galarraga Rule”

Mitch Albom doing what he does best, defending Detroit, its fans and athletes with his weapon of choice: A pen.

Yo, Bud Selig, blown call is a perfect call to action

by Mitch Albom

…So he was gracious. And Joyce was contrite. And everyone behaved admirably. And that’s not the point.

The point is the only way you fix this issue is to fix the problem that allowed it. You can’t say baseball doesn’t want instant replay because it already has it. It’s on every TV broadcast. It’s on most stadium scoreboards.

The only people not using instant replays are the umpires. And that’s insane.

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