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Royals' Yordano Ventura sparks brawl with White Sox that sees five ejected

The Royals are making a habit of this aren’t they?

Just days after Kelvin Herrera threw a pitch just a little too close to Oakland Athletics’ Brett Lawrie’s head, and Yordano Ventura nearly getting into it with Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels just a few days before that, Ventura is at it again. 117 more words

MLB

Royals' Herrera Suspended, Ventura Fined For Throwing At Athletics' Lawrie

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Major League Baseball suspended Kansas City’s Kelvin Herrera for five games and fined him and fellow pitcher Yordano Ventura after both targeted Brett Lawrie during… 107 more words

News

Royals Overcome 5 Ejections To Beat Athletics 4-2 [VIDEO]

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After Oakland and Kansas City cleared the benches for the third straight game and five more Royals got ejected, Lorenzo Cain tried to put a positive spin on the day. 768 more words

Sports

Eric Bledsoe got tossed for mouthing off about a call that went his way

The Phoenix Suns were getting soundly beaten by the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night, and the frustration was mounting. Suns guard Eric Bledsoe was bringing the ball up the floor, and while trying to weave around Pero Antic in the open court, picked up contact and lost the ball. 107 more words

NBA

Coaches ejecting themselves

There is some NSFW or NSFC (Children) language in this clip.

The old adage is that umpires don’t eject managers, managers eject themselves. The statement is meant to convey that a manager is the one doing the acting out so the umpire is just ruling on it. 131 more words

Umpires

Stay in your lane

Runner’s lane interference is a controversial call. The problem with this call is that usually it happens as the ball is bouncing away from the fielder. 366 more words

Rules

Balk!!

Without a doubt the rule that confuses most fans is balks. I will admit balks are among the toughest things for me to call as well. 266 more words

Rules