Clipping:The position of a substitute runner; courtesy runner
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|Date||Saturday, August 19, 1876|
[from answers to correspondents] If a batter has a substitute, is he not obliged to run over the home plate on his way to first? … No; if the sub. stands back of the line and passes the striker's position, it is enough.
|Source||New York Clipper|
|Submitted by||Richard Hershberger|
|Origin||Initial Hershberger Clippings|