Originally Posted by SoxFanCPA
I completely disagree with this entire post. A player tags up and scores on a trapped ball, but has to go back to 3rd if the play is ruled a hit? That makes zero sense.
It makes sense because the out is nullified, therefore anything that happened after it is also nullified. Runner goes back to 3rd.
The regular season is merely the qualifying phase for the playoffs. The regular season does not determine the best team, nor the order of who is best.