Carol asked in SportsBaseball · 2 years ago

Should MLB All-Star teams make a Gentlemans' Agreement and have the pitchers throw nothing but 80 MPH changeups?

This way the pitchers don't get burned out and the scores will always be 13-12. More fun!

2 Answers

  • Anonymous
    2 years ago

    I think the ASG should be abolished. It's a BS contest with lineups decided by a popularity contest. Just give the players 3 days off and then resume play.

    But wait! That won't work because the owners will go 3 whole days without making money. The ASG sucks.

  • 2 years ago

    All star teams usually rotate through almost all their pitchers, letting each one pitch only one or two innings, so pitchers getting burned out isn't really a concern.

    and now that the all-star game determines home field advantage for the world series, the teams actually have a small incentive to want to win, so I highly doubt you'll convince anyone that pitchers should intentionally throw batting practice.

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