In baseball, one of the most effective ways to confuse an opposing team is to bring a new pitcher into the game. If the replacement pitcher throws the ball faster, slower or just with a different style of delivery, that’s a competitive advantage that may make the difference between winning and losing.
Well, the Runyon Field Sports Complex needs a new pitcher.
For years, the multi-field athletic center on the southeastern edge of downtown has operated in pretty much the same way. And, to a large extent, that way has been successful.