A still frame shot of the missed call last night.
Can you think of any reason why baseball doesn't currently have instant replay? Ever since the call last night, I've been trying to think of any possible reason why the sport has been so reluctant to make the switch to an obvious improvement. I can't think of any reason.
I can't think of any reason, because baseball doesn't object to reviewing plays. We saw that earlier in the year when they went back, reviewed a call, and took away a hit from Andrew McCutchen, in a game that happened a few weeks before the call reversal. That decision ended Andrew McCutchen's hitting streak at the time.
I can't think of any reason, because the old "instant replay slows down the game" theory ignores the fact that the game is already slowed down...
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