Instead of shoving gimmicky pace of play ideas down our throats, perhaps the MLB should focus on the fans they already have and improve another aspect of the game… the ballpark experience.
If you’ve been watching the WBC, then you already know a major upgrade could easily be made with these beer backpacks they strap onto vendors at Japanese games:
Total gamechanger. There’s nothing worse than finishing your beer at a game and having to make the long trek to get a refill (not to mention long lines). The beer is already overpriced, at least this way you can have instant satisfaction: