Is Instant Replay good for Baseball or not?

Do you think Instant Replay is good to have in Baseball?

  • Yes, it's great and we need it. About time.

    Votes: 3 75.0%
  • No, there's no point. Why bother?

    Votes: 1 25.0%

  • Total voters
    4

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
Do you agree that Instant Replay is a good thing for baseball or not? Currently it's set up for just HR's, but I'm sure in due time it will be expanded to any controversial call.


My brother has been talking that he hates it. He finds it stupid and time wasting.


I myself think it's a great idea. Like I said, in due time, I'm sure Selig will make it for any call that is disputed. I'm sure he's probably saving that for when the season begins next year to really have the rules set out. There is always a bad call made by an umpire somewhere, especially when they set themselves up in a bad position to make the call. I welcome I.R. with open arms.
 

Joe Kalicki

Well-Known Member
I hate it.

Human error is part of the game. Baseball's simplicity in that respect is one of the greatest things about the greatest sport.
 

E

Moderator
Excelsior Club
There is no place for instant replay in any sport other than football.
 

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
I hate it.

Human error is part of the game. Baseball's simplicity in that respect is one of the greatest things about the greatest sport.
So why is human error okay in football but not nowhere else?

There is no place for instant replay in any sport other than football.
Why? Why is football so special that they should only have it?

I'd rather have I.R. on a call when someone is actually safe tagging a base, where the umpire put himself behind the players
where he doesn't make the correct call, so it can be seen that he was wrong. That could be the difference in winning a game.
 
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Random

Didn't **** any of those *****es
I approve, but it shouldn't halt the game that much. So maybe restrictions on limit. I can't say for baseball but I remember watching a NBA game where the refs made so many bad calls on one team it was just a huge wrong against the team.

So yes, but limited
 

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
I approve, but it shouldn't halt the game that much. So maybe restrictions on limit. I can't say for baseball but I remember watching a NBA game where the refs made so many bad calls on one team it was just a huge wrong against the team.

So yes, but limited
Yeah, a limitation is perfect. This way any delay can be avoided.
 
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Gemini

Well-Known Member
You guys should watch hockey

on every questionable call they stop the game, and review it from every angle imaginable, in fast mo, slo mo, super fast mo, super slo mo, etc. it takes like 20 minutes

then they still get the call wrong
 

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