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# If the batter is hit by pitch with bases loaded in the bottom of 9th do ALL base runners need to touch their next base?

Updated: 12/19/2022

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Yes, in Major League Baseball, all players need to advance to their next base with the bases loaded and the batter being hit regardless of the runner that is on third base being the winning run and therefore being the ending of the current game that's being played.

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Q: If the batter is hit by pitch with bases loaded in the bottom of 9th do ALL base runners need to touch their next base?
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