Baton Pass banned from SM OU
The OU Council has unanimously agreed to ban Baton Pass from SM OU.
After discussion in Policy Review, it was decided that the previous clause against "passing both Speed and a different stat" was not enough, and baton pass was still a problem even with this limitation.
—Orda-Y on May 28, 2017
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