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Robot umpires to be used in Triple-A in 2022

Dais Newsfeed | 21/01/2022 08:45 AM | Click to read full article

Robot umpires have been promoted and will be just one step from the major leagues this season. Major League Baseball is expanding its automated strike zone experiment to Triple-A, the highest level of the minor leagues.

The independent Atlantic League became the first American professional league to let a computer call balls and strikes at its All-Star Game in July 2019 and experimented with ABS during the second half of that season.