Batter Goes Deep then Fight Breaks Out During HR Trot
Topics: Ejection, Interference, Placing RunnersThis is a video post.
Batter Hits HR and is Ejected from the Game, Does His Run Still Count?
Topics: EjectionThis is a video post.
The George Brett Pine Tar Game was not the First Pine Tar Game
Topics: Batter, Ejection, protest, Umpire, Uncategorized
It was a steamy July day in New York and George Brett was on fire. He had just stroked a Goose Gossage four-seamer into the Yankee Stadium bleachers for a dramatic two out, ninth inning, home run that put the Royals up 5-4. The Yankees manager, Billy Martin, decided to protest the home run based…
Rizzo’s Controversial Slide at Home
Topics: Baseline, Catcher, Ejection, Home Plate Collision, Manager Ejection, Rules Controversy, Runner Interference, Runners
For the second consecutive year, the Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo was involved in a controversial slide at the plate. Following is the report from MLB.com. In the eighth inning of the Cubs’ 7-0 win over the Pirates on Monday afternoon at PNC Park, a replay-review ruling on Anthony Rizzo’s hard slide into catcher Elias Diaz stood, resulting in…