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Rules Experiment Suggested-- Six outs
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"We have, in a former number, recommended a new rule...It is to make six out all out, instead of making three and all out. A player who is caught out on the fly, being marked 00, or two out to his side."
Porter's Spirit of the Times, March 7, 1857.
Seen by Porter's as a compromise solution to the controversy over continuing the bound catch rule.Edit with form to add a comment
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1857.40 Rules Experiment Suggested-- Six outs"
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