By Danny Isralowitz

The world of Major League Baseball exploded on November 12th, when Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich of The Athletic broke the news that the Houston Astros illegally stole signs during their 2017 championship season. Their article reported that the Astros set up cameras in the outfield of Minute Maid Park to steal the opposing catchers’ signs in real time.

News of this sign-stealing scandal caught fire across media platforms and ignited a widespread conversation. Fans debated whether the Astros truly broke the rules, how they should be punished, and whether other teams did the same thing.

While The Athletic was…

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