This is Bill Welke (52)'s second ejection of 2012.
Bill Welke now has 0 points in the UEFL (-2 Previous + 2 MLB + 0 Irrecusable Call = 0).
Crew Chief Tim Tschida now has 2 points in the Crew Division (1 Previous + 1 Irrecusable Call = 2).
*Unlike the Gene Lamont ejection by 3B Umpire Tim Tschida, Leyland had already made a visit regarding the call when the call was made. When Leyland was ejected, it was during his second visit and argument regarding the call. Under UEFL Rule 6-2-b-5-b (the DiMuro Rule), the second visit makes the reason for the ejection Unsportsmanlike-NEC, and by rule a Quality of Correctness of irrecusable.
This is the 51st ejection of 2012.
This is the 28th Manager ejection of 2012.
This is the Detroit Tigers' sixth ejection of 2012, tops in all of Major League Baseball for teams.
This is Bill Welke's first ejection since April 24.