Cheating or gamesmanship?
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What about when a second baseman fakes out a runner on an extra-base hit by pretending to be receiving a throw from the outfield? Or when an outfielder tries to convince an umpire he caught a sinking liner when in reality he knows full well he trapped it. Are those instances of cheating?
Rules of baseball
What about when a second baseman fakes out a runner on an extra-base hit by pretending to be receiving a throw from the outfield? Or when an outfielder tries to convince an umpire he caught a sinking liner when in reality he knows full well he trapped it. Are those instances of cheating?
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