Originally Posted by RastaRocket
I love Beltre haha. He always plays looking pissed off gotta like it. Beltre is a superstar, he can carry this team.
Anyways, I have never understood how the 1st/3rd base umps are supposed to judge check swings.
it's subjective decision. there is no official "rule" in the book. but i've heard that if the ump can see the entire face of the top of the bat then it is a swing.