Sunday, June 18, 2017

MLB Ejection 071 - Greg Gibson (1; Yuli Gurriel)

HP Umpire Greg Gibson ejected Astros 1B Yuli Gurriel (strike three call; QOCN) in the bottom of the 8th inning of the Red Sox-Astros game. With two out and two on (R1, R2), Gurriel took a 2-2 fastball from Red Sox pitcher Robby Scott for a called third strike. Replays indicate the pitch was located off the inner edge of home plate and thigh-high (px -1.147, pz 2.416), the call was incorrect. At the time of the ejection, the Red Sox were leading, 6-5. The Red Sox ultimately won the contest, 6-5.

This is Greg Gibson (53)'s first ejection of the 2017 MLB regular season.
Greg Gibson now has 0 points in the UEFL Standings (2 Previous + 2 MLB - 4 Incorrect Call = 0).
Crew Chief Sam Holbrook now has 3 points in Crew Division (3 Previous + 0 Incorrect Call = 3).

This is the 71st ejection report of 2017.
This is the 28th player ejection of 2017. Prior to ejection, Gurriel was 2-5 (SO) in the contest.
This is Houston's 1st ejection of 2017, 4th in the AL West (OAK 4; SEA, TEX 3; HOU 1; LAA 0).
This is Yuli Gurriel's first career MLB ejection.
This is Greg Gibson's first ejection since August 8, 2015 (John Gibbons; QOC = Y [Check Swing]).

Wrap: Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astros, 6/18/17 | Video via "Read More"
Alternate Link: Galled Gurriel gives Gibson grief; Governor Gibson gifts Gurriel gate (TEX)


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