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'Pitch' recap: 'Beanball'

'Pitch' recap: 'Beanball'

After a rollercoaster of an episode that included both Ginny reveling in the glory of her first major league victory than being caught in the white hot spotlight of being asked to speak out on social issues of the day, this week’s "Pitch" opens with Ginny caught in a different kind of crosshairs.

Anyone who knows anything about baseball knows that America’s pastime is the unofficial home of unwritten rules. One of the originals: If you hit my guy, I will hit yours right back. This term at the heart of this episode, titled "Beanball." 

"Beanball" has two major moving parts: Ginny negotiating baseball’s version of an...