|Bucknor appeared to initially call "Time."|
|Werth tears into Bucknor after the final out.|
This unofficial ejection discussion is presented as an Umpire Odds & Ends post, pursuant to UEFL Rule 8-2, which governs unofficial ejections and unique umpiring situations that may not lead to an ejection. While no ejection mechanic appeared to have manifested during the strange sequence, the situation—and Werth's apparent unsporting conduct—merits further discussion.
Bucknor's most recent ejection on Sunday, April 16 also concerned a mechanically unclear play.
Wrap: Washington Nationals vs. Atlanta Braves, 4/18/17 | Videos (2 videos) via "Read More"
Second Video: Game ends on very next pitch, upon which Werth unloads on Bucknor (WAS)