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The batter may advance three bases if the thrown glove touches a batted ball, and runners may advance three bases. The ball is live and in play.

The batter may advance two bases if the thrown glove touches a thrown ball, and runners may advance two bases. The ball is live and in play.

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Q: What happens if you throw your glove at the ball?
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