Friday, August 20, 2021

MLB Ejection 143 - Nestor Ceja (1; Walker Buehler)

HP Umpire Nestor Ceja ejected Dodgers pitcher Walker Buehler (foul ball no-call; QOCN) in the top of the 8th inning of the #Mets-#Dodgers game. With two out and two on (R2, R3), Mets batter Pete Alonso hit a 2-0 sinker from Buehler softly on the ground, fielded by third baseman Justin Turner for an infield single scoring Mets baserunner R3 Patrick Mazeika. Replays indicate the batted ball made contact with Alonso's foot as Alonso stood in the batter's box, the foul ball no-call was incorrect. At the time of the ejection, the Dodgers were leading, 3-2. The Dodgers ultimately won the contest, 3-2.

This is Nestor Ceja (103)'s 2nd ejection of 2021.
Nestor Ceja now has 4 points in the UEFL Standings (6 Prev + 2 AAA - 4 QOCN = 4).
Crew Chief Larry Vanover now has 3 points in Crew Division (3 Previous + 0 Incorrect Call = 3).

This is the 143rd ejection report of the 2021 MLB regular season.
This is the 58th player ejection of 2021. Prior to ejection, Buehler's line was 7.2 IP, 2 ER.
This is Los Angeles' 4th ejection of 2021, 3rd in the NL West (SD 12; ARI 5; LAD 4; COL, SF 2).
This is Walker Buehler's first career MLB ejection.
This is Nestor Ceja's 2nd ejection of 2021, 1st since June 14 (Brandon Hyde; QOC = Y [Check Swing]).

Wrap: New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers, 8/20/21 | Video as follows:

Alternate Link: Buehler ejected while leaving mound after Alonso's RBI single (LAD)


Post a Comment