Comments on: Simply the worst rule in baseball Sat, 28 May 2016 12:00:40 +0000 hourly 1 By: Bookfan Mon, 21 Mar 2016 03:21:21 +0000 Bill James thinks that calling balks takes too much time in baseball, but if pitchers were allowed to make any move off the rubber they’d spend all their time doing that, taking far more time.