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Frustration mounts over Rob Manfred’s edict to protect Astros from beanballs

Frustration mounts over Rob Manfred's edict to protect Astros from beanballs

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — Commissioner Rob Manfred warned Grapefruit League managers Sunday night against acts of vigilante justice — pitchers targeting the Houston Astros with beanballs because of their illicit sign-stealing — and Manfred was expected to impart the same message to Cactus League managers Tuesday night. But Manfred’s effort …

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