Clipping:When the umpire can begin calling strikes
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|Date||Saturday, May 28, 1870|
An umpire has no right to call a strike on the second ball delivered, if the thirst ball was struck at. The striker must have “repeatedly” refused fair balls before strikes can be called on him.
|Source||New York Clipper|
|Submitted by||Richard Hershberger|
|Origin||Initial Hershberger Clippings|