Game Changers: An electronic strike zone? MLB.com

https://www.mlb.com/news/electronic-strike-zone-would-be-a-game-changer/c-158512610 According to Zander, the center-field camera is used to calibrate and set the strike zone for each individual hitter, using set guidelines provided by the MLB umpiring department. There is also a database for every hitter in MLB, and a rolling average of his strike zone is preloaded into the system each time he comes to bat.…

The Electronic Strike Zone Is On Its Way To The Majors ...

https://www.forbes.com/sites/barrymbloom/2019/07/13/the-electronic-strike-zone-is-on-its-way-to-the-majors-like-it-or-not/ Jul 13, 2019 · Major League Baseball began its experiment this week with the electronic strike zone in the Atlantic League and it can’t come a moment too soon. The Yankees lost a baseball game Saturday to the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium that included two marginal called third strikes...…

Strike zone - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strike_zone In baseball, the strike zone is the volume of space through which a pitch must pass in order to be called a strike, if the batter does not swing. The strike zone is defined as the volume of space above home plate and between the batter's knees and the midpoint of their torso. Whether a pitch passes through the zone is decided by an umpire, who is generally positioned behind the catcher.…

The Strike Zone : A History of Official Strike Zone Rules ...

https://www.baseball-almanac.com/articles/strike_zone_rules_history.shtml Major League Baseball defines, in the most recent issue of its official rule book (Definition of Terms - 2.00), a baseball strike zone with the following description: The STRIKE ZONE is that area over home plate the upper limit of which is a horizontal line at the midpoint between the top of the shoulders and the top of the uniform pants, and the lower level is a line at the hollow beneath the knee cap.…

Game Changers: An electronic strike zone? MLB.com

https://www.mlb.com/news/electronic-strike-zone-would-be-a-game-changer/c-158512610 The concept, though, is intriguing, and would no doubt change the game as we know it. While the strike zone is clearly set by the MLB rulebook, good pitchers and catchers will work together to flirt with the edges of an umpire's strike zone, thereby expanding it over the course of the game. The automated strike zone would remove this nuance.…

Strike zone - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strike_zone In baseball, the strike zone is the volume of space through which a pitch must pass in order to be called a strike, if the batter does not swing. The strike zone is defined as the volume of space above home plate and between the batter's knees and the midpoint of their torso.Whether a pitch passes through the zone is decided by an umpire, who is generally positioned behind the catcher.…

Strike Zone Technologies Home

https://www.strikezonetechnologies.com/ Partners Dayne Sampson and Wayne Teeger founded Strike Zone Technologies in 2017 because they foresee computerized strike zones coming to baseball and softball fields around the world, beginning with MLB. They created this technology to serve as a training tool (for players, umpires and coaches) and to be used in live game situations ...…