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Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez supports new pace-of-game rules
Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez supports new pace-of-game rules

Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez said he understands why baseball’s new pace-of-game rules are necessary. “It’s a TV-driven game, at least the financials of it,” Gonzalez said. “TV wants the game to end in three hours. Everything that’s going on with increased payrolls is because of TV. We have to be OK with that. That’s the way the game is going. If they ask for us to keep the game under three hours, we have to try to keep the game under three hours.” Gonzalez likes that rule violations will result in fines instead of automatic balls and strikes. “I don’t think it should be a ball or a strike call because that...

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