21 Baseball Players Who Got Nicked for Cheating

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In baseball, there are a lot of ways to cheat on the opposing team. Whether you’re a hitter or a pitcher, cheating may involve putting some foreign material in a ball, corking a bat, or simply stealing signs from the catcher and secretly telling them to the batter. Many books have been written about ways to cheat in baseball. In fact, some are resigned to the idea that cheating, in its simplest form, exists in baseball, and managers do not usually call it out unless it is so obvious. However, there are some players who want to test this unwritten rule and in the process, have been called out and ejected. We list 21 incidents here, as these players have been caught cheating red-handed while in a game.