What is the rule for the pick attempt at 3B? Where does the 3rd baseman need to be in relation to the bag? Does he just need to be in line with 3B or does he need to be a certain distance away from the bag?

The rule doesn’t specify a certain distance, but the fielder must make a legitimate attempt to retire the runner at third or it would be a balk. A feint to third is still allowed if the pitcher steps off the rubber first. Please refer to rule 9-3-c....Note: If the pitcher throws to the first or third baseman who is playing off the base, a balk shall not be called if the fielder moves toward the occupied base in an attempt to retire the runner. 

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