Should There Be Robot Umpires?

Baseball umpire

On July 10th, 2019, the independent Atlantic League introduced the Automated Ball-Strike System (ABS) during its All-Star Game at PeoplesBank Park. The first pitch thrown to a RoboUmp was thrown by Mitch Atkins to Justin Pacchioli of Somerset. “If TrackMan is calling the same pitches all the time, then (arguing) will be done. You can’t … Read more