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In baseball, the bullpen (or simply the pen) is the area where relief pitchers warm -up before entering a game. A team's roster of relief pitchers is also metonymically referred to as "the b...

Why do they call it a bullpen? | Reference.com

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There are many contradictory theories about the origin of the term "bullpen" in baseball. The most prevalent theory claims that the term arose because Bull ...

Does anyone know why they call it a 'bullpen' in baseball?

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Jan 16, 2001 ... Back in the early years of baseball, Bull Durham tobacco used to sponsor billboards in the parks. Tobacco chewing, of course, was a major ...

Why is it called the bullpen - Answers.com

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This is from Tim McCarver, so take it with that in mind, but he said that it was born from a ... It is called a bull pen because in the early day's they had baseball fields and farms and the pitcher would warm up in the same pin as a bull. This would ...

Rotation and the Bullpen - How Baseball Works (a guide to the ...

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In modern day baseball, teams generally have five starting pitchers, and they ... to remove a starting pitcher and bring in a replacement - you don't want to do it ... a pitcher out of the bullpen, you'll see a telephone call made to the bullpen to get ...

How did the area called the "Bullpen" get its name in... - Q&A

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Nov 7, 2003 ... That's why they call it a bullpen in baseball. The relief pitcher stays in there until needed, and then the gate opens and he comes onto the ...

Bullpen | Define Bullpen at Dictionary.com

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Bullpen definition, a place where relief pitchers warm up during a game. ... [ baseball sense perhaps fr a boys' game called bullpen, attested fr 1857, in which  ...

Origins of baseball - BR Bullpen - Baseball-Reference.com

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May 14, 2016 ... An old English game called "base", described by George Ewing at Valley Forge, was apparently not much like baseball. There was no bat and ...

Balk - BR Bullpen - Baseball-Reference.com

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Feb 25, 2016 ... The balk rule (8.05 of the rules of Major League Baseball) is complex ... A balk committed with no runner on base results in a ball being called, ...

Urban Dictionary: bullpen

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In baseball, the bullpen (sometimes referred to as just "the pen") is the area ... At court you are held in another bullpen until you are called in front of the judge.

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6 Theories on the Origin of the Bullpen | Mental Floss

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Oct 15, 2009 ... No one really knows where the term bullpen comes from, and no one ... was first called the bullpen in a Baseball Magazine article published in ...

Origin of The Term Bullpen - HeckleDepot.com

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The origin of the term "bullpen" has long been debated in baseball. One popular notion is that the term came from Bull Durham tobacco. At one time most ...

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Link to the column: Where does the baseball term " bullpen" come from? ... My dad always told me that it was called a bullpen because the ...