Interference (baseball)

Interference (baseball)

In baseball, interference is an infraction where a person illegally changes the course of play from what is expected. Interference might be committed by players on the offense, players not currently in the game, catchers, umpires, or spectators; each type of interference is covered differently by the rules.

Read more about Interference (baseball):  Offensive Interference, Umpire's Interference, Catcher's Interference, Spectator Interference, Weak Interference, Common Misconceptions

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