Quantcast

Cardinals, Rockies experiment with shortened inning breaks - KOAA.com | Continuous News | Colorado Springs and Pueblo

Cardinals, Rockies experiment with shortened inning breaks

Posted: Updated:
ST. LOUIS (AP) -

The Cardinals and Colorado Rockies tried to speed up the pace of play on Tuesday.
    
Major League Baseball experimented with having the timing clock between half innings set at 1 minute, 45 seconds. Since 2016, the clock has been set at 2:05 for locally televised games and 2:25 for nationally televised games, down 20 seconds for each from 2015.
    
Nine-inning games are averaging a record 3:05 this season - up from an even 3 hours last year and 2:56 in 2015. Management proposed three changes last offseason the players' association didn't accept, and MLB has the right to start them next year without union approval: restricting catchers to one trip to the mound per pitcher each inning, employing a 20-second pitch clock and raising the bottom of the strike zone from just beneath the kneecap to its pre-1996 level - at the top of the kneecap.

WEATHER
Drive the Doppler
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Coroner identifies man in fatal rollover crash on Peyton Highway

    Coroner identifies man in fatal rollover crash on Peyton Highway

    Monday, December 11 2017 9:38 PM EST2017-12-12 02:38:17 GMT

    Colorado State Patrol is investigating a fatal single car crash on Peyton Highway, Monday afternoon. According to CSP, a Jeep Cherokee was traveling northbound on Peyton Highway, when the Jeep went off the right side of the road. CSP said the driver over-steered to the left causing the Jeep to rotate. 

    Colorado State Patrol is investigating a fatal single car crash on Peyton Highway, Monday afternoon. According to CSP, a Jeep Cherokee was traveling northbound on Peyton Highway, when the Jeep went off the right side of the road. CSP said the driver over-steered to the left causing the Jeep to rotate. 

  • Letter issued by Pueblo Animal Services called into question

    Letter issued by Pueblo Animal Services called into question

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 1:15 AM EST2017-12-12 06:15:56 GMT

    The first part of the letter says the proposed Pueblo Animal Protection Act would have a negative effect on the animals and put people's safety at risk. 

    The second is a drafted letter to sign and forward to city council members.

    The first part of the letter says the proposed Pueblo Animal Protection Act would have a negative effect on the animals and put people's safety at risk. 

    The second is a drafted letter to sign and forward to city council members.

  • Pueblo Police looking for armed robbery suspect

    Pueblo Police looking for armed robbery suspect

    Monday, December 11 2017 8:11 PM EST2017-12-12 01:11:46 GMT
    Pueblo Police said this man is wanted in connection to multiple crimes around the city.Pueblo Police said this man is wanted in connection to multiple crimes around the city.

    Pueblo Police are looking for a suspect involved in a man wanted in connection to multiple carjackings and an armed robbery at a Walmart on the south side of Pueblo Monday.

    Pueblo Police are looking for a suspect involved in a man wanted in connection to multiple carjackings and an armed robbery at a Walmart on the south side of Pueblo Monday.

Powered by Frankly

© KOAA.com 2017, KOAA.com
A CORDILLERA COMMUNICATIONS Station
All rights reserved
Privacy Policy, | Terms of Service, and Ad Choices

Can't find something?