MLB’s ‘Wet Rag’ Rule Brings Out the Best of Fans on Twitter

These are great!

Major League Baseball will be resuming for a shortened 60 game season starting either July 23 or 24. Along with this season come many, many rules. One of those rules is the ‘wet rag’ rule, which allows pitchers to keep a wet rag in their back pocket as an alternative to licking their fingers between pitches. This is obviously to limit the spread of germs.

Naturally, Twitter jumped all over this rule. Here are a few of the best tweets about it:



And finally…this gem: