So, my area has returned to traditional mechanics (PU calling pitches from behind F2) but, umpires are still not handling baseballs. Coaches are now handling baseballs. It occurred to me this could be a very messy situation. Here's what I have been telling coaches at the plate meeting: Guys, now that you are handling baseballs, please tell your pitchers if they need to change baseballs to disengage properly from the pitcher's plate, ask for time, wait for time to be granted...and THEN chang