IBAF changes rules for extra-inning games in time for Beijing
Extra innings will have a new look in what could be baseball's last Olympic appearance.
Each team's at-bat in the 11th inning and beyond will begin with runners on first and second bases. Teams may start the 11th at any point in their batting order under format changes announced Friday by the International Baseball Federation and adopted in time for next month's Beijing Games.
Baseball and softball are making their last appearance for a while, after the International Olympic Committee ...
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