Cleats by Bill Hinds for June 03, 2023
Grandpa: Dee, when you guard the plate, you have to stand tough. The base runner's going to bust into you as hard as he can to knock the ball loose. The best way to practice this is to have Jerome crash into you over and over. Dee: Wait a minute. No base runner is outfitted like that. Grandpa: Jerome's a pitcher. I have to protect my pitcher.