Friday, April 18, 2014

MLB Instant Replay Review 108: Phil Cuzzi (02)

Instant Replay Review overturned 1B Umpire Phil Cuzzi's no HR (ball in play) call in the top of the 4th inning of the Angels-Tigers game. With two out and one on, Angels batter Howie Kendrick hit a 1-0 fastball from Tigers pitcher Luke Putkonen on a line drive to deep right-center field and off the top of the wall area. Upon Instant Replay Review as the result of a request by Angels Manager Mike Scioscia and initiation by Crew Chief Gerry Davis, Cuzzi's ruling that the ball hit the top of the outfield fence and remained in play was reversed, the call was incorrect. At the time of the review, the Angels were leading, 7-1.

This is Phil Cuzzi (10)'s second Instant Replay Review of 2014.
Phil Cuzzi is now 1/2 (1.000 Affirmation Rate) in Replay Reviews in 2014.
Crew Chief Gerry Davis' crew is now 6/11 (.606 Affirmation Rate) in Replay Reviews in 2014.

This is the 108th Instant Replay Review of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
Angels Manager Mike Scioscia is now 1/2 (.500 Success) in Instant Replay Reviews during 2014.
Umpires are now 68/108 (.630 Affirmation Rate) in Instant Replay Reviews during the 2014 MLB season.

Wrap: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim vs. Detroit Tigers, 4/18/14
Video: Play overturned; Replay officials determine Kendrick's deep drive exited the field of play for a HR (LAA)

1 comments :

Gil Imber said...

Joe West just tossed Yankees pitcher Cesar Cabal. Apparently he was wild to the point of endangering the safety of the players. I don't think it was intentional.

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