Johnny Bench is a big fan of the new rule eliminating home plate collisions

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Arguments from authority are always worth questioning. Just because someone is of a certain status or experience doesn’t make them right about things. But when it comes to home plate collisions, I’m sorta inclined to defer to the greatest catcher in the history of the game.

Hall of Famer Johnny Bench was on the Dan Patrick Show today to share his thoughts on the MLB’s decision to ban home plate collisions, saying that he is happy something is finally being done about the dangerous play. Watch: