George Brett, center, is restrained by umpire Joe Brinkman after his bat, held by umpire Tim McClelland, was ruled illegal because of pine tar beyond the legal limit on the handle in this July 24, 1983 photo at Yankee Stadium.
George Brett, center, is restrained by umpire Joe Brinkman after his bat, held by umpire Tim McClelland, was ruled illegal because of pine tar beyond the legal limit on the handle in this July 24, 1983 photo at Yankee Stadium. AP
George Brett, center, is restrained by umpire Joe Brinkman after his bat, held by umpire Tim McClelland, was ruled illegal because of pine tar beyond the legal limit on the handle in this July 24, 1983 photo at Yankee Stadium. AP

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