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If I were King!!

Discussion in 'Around the Horn - Baseball & Men's Gator Sports!' started by aerogator70, Mar 26, 2014.

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    I don't care for the lack of sportsmanship in most all sports. I believe it is definitely degrading football and based on what I saw last night in the Florida vs Florida State game, if is degrading baseball also. If I were King, my new rule in baseball would be:

    If any team has a player or players rush the field, that team automatically loses the game no matter what the score. In the instance where both teams rush the field, the contest is ruled a draw with no winner.
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    I get your point....but baseball has decades of tradition and this is part of that. Really harmless, lots of puffing out the chest and yelling. Much ado about nothing to me
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    Unfortunately that wouldn't work for the 10,000 fans who paid to watch the game.

    It's a pretty rare occurrence in college baseball and when it does happen it is pretty much just a stare down/ standoff.

    I have no problem with Powers' reaction and no problem with his being suspended for a game. That's baseball.
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    Yea. I guess the fans would get a little upset when the umpires called the game with my plan. The fans would then rush the field and beat up the umps. I will come up with an amended rule. LOL
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    That's what you would do with your newly found kingship? I must be a simpler man. I would just enforce the rule of law, so that, say, a man could not walk around freely as an uninvestigated and unprosecuted rapist just because he was an important athlete in a "football town."

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