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New Vatican document questions key US rule

April 01, 2019

The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) has instructed the US bishops’ conference to investigate complaints that the designated-hitter rule in Major League Baseball might be “a violation of natural law.”

In a document released on April 1—which is April Fool’s Day...


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  • Posted by: Mill├ín Yuso - Apr. 01, 2019 7:10 PM ET USA

    Given what PF is pitching, lets designate B16.

  • Posted by: feedback - Apr. 01, 2019 9:34 AM ET USA

    Nice one! Although, this would not surprise me at all if it were true.