Originally Posted by RKMeibalane
MLB play-by-play announcers are always quick to point out that balls and strikes are judged based on the ball's location as it crosses the plate, rather than where the catcher catches the ball, as fans sometimes mistakenly believe. Be that as it may, the ball is clearly outside the strike zone as it crosses the plate, and should not have been ruled a strike.
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