Monday, April 28, 2014
MLB Instant Replay Reviews 173-5: Pattillo, Nelson (2-3, 2)
In the 8th, with one out and one on, Rangers pitcher Nick Martinez attempted to pick off Athletics baserunner Josh Reddick on a throw to Fielder. Upon Replay Review as the result of a challenge by Rangers Manager Washington, Pattillo's ruling was affirmed, the call was correct. At the time of the review, the Athletics were leading, 4-0.
On the very next play, Athletics batter Daric Barton hit a 2-2 fastball from Martinez on the fly to center fielder Leonys Martin, who caught and threw to Fielder as Reddick returned to first base. Upon Replay Review as the result of a request by Rangers Manager Washington and initiation by Crew Chief Nelson, Nelson's ruling was reversed, the call was incorrect. At the time of the review, the Athletics were leading, 4-0. The Athletics ultimately won the contest, 4-0.
This is Marcus Pattillo (18)'s second, third Replay Review of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
This is Jeff Nelson (45)'s second Replay Review of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
Marcus Pattillo is now 2/3 (.667 Affirmation Rate) in Replay Reviews in 2014.
Jeff Nelson is now 1/2 (.500 Affirmation Rate) in Replay Reviews in 2014.
Chief Jeff Nelson's crew is now 4/7 (.571 Affirmation Rate) in Replay Reviews in 2014.
This is the 173rd, 174th, 175th Instant Replay Review of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
Rangers Manager Ron Washington is now 3/6 (.500 Success) in Replay Reviews in 2014.
Umpires are now 98/175 (.560 Affirmation Rate) in Instant Replay Reviews during the 2014 MLB season.
Wrap: Oakland Athletics vs. Texas Rangers, 4/28/14
Video: Play overturned; Rangers get second out of the inning on reviewed pickoff at first (TEX)
Video: Play confirmed; Pattillo's safe call is confirmed on challenge #2 in the 8th (TEX)
Video: Play overturned; Reddick is doubled off at first on third Rangers review of game (TEX)