Thursday, August 7, 2014

MLB Ejection 147: Toby Basner (6; Lloyd McClendon)

HP Umpire Toby Basner ejected Mariners Manager Lloyd McClendon for arguing warnings (Unsportsmanlike-NEC) in the bottom of the 8th inning of the White Sox-Mariners game. With none out and none on, Mariners batter Kendrys Morales took a 0-0 fastball from White Sox pitcher Maikel Cleto for a hit-by-pitch. Replays indicate the pitch was located off the inner half of home plate and knee-high, the call was irrecusable. At the time of the ejection, the Mariners were leading, 11-3. the Mariners ultimately won the contest, 13-3.

This is Toby Basner (99)'s sixth ejection of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
Toby Basner now has 21 points in the UEFL Standings (18 Prev + 3 AAA + 0 Irrecusable Call = 21).
Crew Chief Hunter Wendelstedt now has 3 points in Crew Division (2 Previous + 1 Irrecusable = 3).

This is the 147th ejection of the 2014 MLB Regular Season.
This is the 68th Manager ejection of 2014.
This is the Mariners' 6th ejection of 2014, 2nd in the AL West (TEX 7; SEA 6; OAK 5; HOU 2; LAA 1).
This is Lloyd McClendon's first ejection since May 14, 2014 (Lance Barksdale; QOC = Y [Check Swing]).
This is Toby Basner's first ejection since July 22, 2014 (Justin Wilson; QOC = U [Throwing At]).

Wrap: Chicago White Sox vs. Seattle Mariners, 8/7/14
Video: McClendon's continued dispute over Basner's warnings earns him the early hook (SEA)


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