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Updated: 08/27/2014 10:14:51PM

Safety of runners concerns Maddon

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By Josh Vitale

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PORT CHARLOTTE—Major League Baseball announced the addition Rule 7.13 on Monday, banning what the league deems “egregious” collisions at home plate.

The rule states that baserunners may not go out of their way to initiate contact with the catchers, and that catchers cannot block the plate if they do not have possession of the baseball.

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