Thursday, May 28, 2015

MLB Ejection 058: Toby Basner (1; Manny Machado)

HP Umpire Toby Basner ejected Orioles 3B Manny Machado for arguing a strike three (check swing) call in the bottom of the 8th inning of the White Sox-Orioles game. With two out and none on, Machado attempted to check his swing on a 2-2 changeup from White Sox pitcher Chris Sale. Play was reviewed and affirmed by the UEFL Appeals Board (8-0-0), the call was correct. At the time of the ejection, the White Sox were leading, 2-0. The White Sox ultimately won the contest, 3-2.

This is Toby Basner (99)'s first ejection of 2015.
Toby Basner now has ? points in the UEFL Standings (3 Previous + 3 AAA + ? Call = ?).
Crew Chief Larry Vanover now has ? points in Crew Division (-2 Previous + ? Call = ?).

This is the 58th ejection of the 2015 MLB Regular Season.
This is the 28th player ejection of 2015. Prior to ejection, Machado was 0-4 in the contest (3 SO).
This is the Orioles' 3rd ejection of 2015, 1st in the AL East (BAL 3; TB 2; BOS, NYY 1; TOR 0).
This is Manny Machado's first ejection since June 8, 2014 (Adrian Johnson; QOC = U [USC-NEC]).
This is Toby Basner's first ejection since August 7, 2014 (Lloyd McClendon; QOC = U [Warnings]).

Wrap: Chicago White Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles (Doubleheader Game 1), 5/28/15
Video: A deuces-wild strikeout call on Machado procedures a slammed bat and immediate toss (BAL)


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