The Kickoff

October 20, 2005


Does baseball need instant replay to review umpiring calls?

Of course. Each manager gets one challenge per game. Use it or lose it. Traditionalists will protest this change, but the most important thing is to get the call right. Too many huge games have been decided by a mistaken umpire.

Jeffrey Mariner



If hired, will Leo Mazzone make a difference in the Orioles' pitching next season?

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