Major League Baseball: You’re the umpire. How well do you know the rules?

Beyond making split-second judgment calls, major league umpires must know the rule book cold. Test your rules knowledge by taking our quiz.

2. A batted ball that hits either first or third base is:

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A foul ball


A fair ball if it then bounces into fair territory


A fair even if it bounces into foul territory


A fair ball only if it stays in the infield

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