We All Fall Down: Eliminating Collisions in Baseball


Buster Posey’s gruesome injury during a hard collision at the plate has raised questions about the safety of the league’s catchers. Should the league ban the hard hits because it poses a risk to the vulnerable backstops? Do we want to treat catchers, previously known for their toughness, like quarterbacks in the NFL? Major League Baseball must answer this question in the near future and with Bud Selig at the helm, it is no guarantee they will make the right choice…

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