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Minor league player, manager get their money's worth after ejection

Baseball players and managers will get very upset when they think that they were ejected over nothing.

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos were on the field in the top of the ninth, trailing the Biloxi Shuckers 3-2. 121 more words

MLB

Umpires required to give baseball coaches warning before ejection under new rule

Beginning with the 2016 baseball season, umpires will be required to give coaches a warning before they can be ejected, according to a new rule approved by the National Federation of State High School Associations. 141 more words

News

Week of full moons

There must be something in the air or water of baseball players and managers this week. There have been some pretty epic blow ups.

Yesterday Torii Hunter did not like the strike 2 and 3 calls of the home plate umpire. 202 more words

Umpires

Torii Hunter throws jersey on the field in spectacular tantrum after getting tossed

In the bottom of the 8th inning of the Wednesday night game between the Kansas City Royals and the Minnesota Twins, Torii Hunter got in the umpire’s face over a strike call. 111 more words

MLB

Lloyd McClendon has complete meltdown after he and Mike Zunino are ejected

In the top of the third inning of Tuesday night’s game between the Seattle Mariners and the New York Yankees,¬†Alex Rodriguez was sitting on a full count, and walked on what Mariners catcher Mike Zunino thought was a strike. 106 more words

MLB

Catching Up

Like a lot of folks, I took some time off this weekend. It was nice to recharge and refresh heading into tournament baseball. From an umpiring perspective, two stories have dominated. 288 more words

Rules

Al Horford ejected for dropping a huge elbow on Matthew Dellavedova

Late in the second quarter of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Atlanta Hawks’ Al Horford was ejected dropping a huge elbow on the Cleveland Cavaliers’ Matthew¬†Dellavedova. 155 more words

NBA