In the 8th, with none out and one on, Yankees batter Jacoby Ellsbury hit a 1-0 pitch from Blue Jays pitcher Steve Delabar back off of Delabar, who threw to Encarnacion as Ellsbury arrived at first base. Upon Instant Replay Review as the result of a challenge by Yankees Manager Girardi, DeMuth's ruling that Encarnacion caught the ball and kept his foot on first base while in possession was affirmed, the call was correct. At the time of the ejection, the Yankees were leading, 5-3. The Yankees ultimately won the contest, 7-3.
This is the 29th, 31st Instant Replay Review of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
Yankees Manager Joe Girardi is now 1/2 (.500 Affirm Rate) in Replay Challenges/Reviews during 2014.
Video: Play stands; After review of line shot to Delabar, Girardi loses his challenge on out (NYY)