In the 7th, Mariners pitcher Hernandez was ejected during a pitching change. Replays indicate his 1-0 pitch to preceding Rays batter Ryan Hanigan was located over the inner edge of home plate and knee-high, the call was incorrect.* At the time of the ejection, the Mariners were leading, 9-3. The Mariners ultimately won the contest, 12-5.
This is Mark Ripperger (90)'s first ejection of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
This is the 40th ejection of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
This is the 13th player ejection of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
This is the 268th, 269th Instant Replay Review of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
Prior to ejection, Hernandez's line was 6.2 IP, 8 H, 4 ER.
This is Felix Hernandez's first career MLB ejection.
This is Mark Ripperger's first ejection since Sept 5, 2013 (Bo Porter; QOC = Y).
This is Mariners Manager Lloyd McClendon's 11th, 12th Replay Review of 2014.