Thursday, May 19, 2022

MLB Ejection 043 - Manny Gonzalez (2; Anthony Rizzo)

HP Umpire Manny Gonzalez ejected Yankees batter Anthony Rizzo (strike one and two call; QOCN) in the top of the 8th inning of the #Yankees-#Orioles game. With none out and none on, Yankees batter Rizzo took a first-pitch slider and 0-1 changeup from Orioles pitcher Joey Krehbiel for called first and second strikes before subsequently striking out swinging. Replays indicate the first pitch of the at-bat, ruled strike one, was located over the heart of home plate and below of the hollow of the knee (px 0.15, pz 1.43 [sz_bot 1.73 / RAD 1.61 / MOE 1.52]) and that the 0-1 pitch was located over the heart of home plate and at the hollow of the knee (px 0.17, pz 1.52 [sz_bot 1.73 / RAD 1/61 / MOE 1.52]), the call was incorrect.* At the time of the ejection, the game was tied, 5-5. The Orioles ultimately won the contest, 9-6.

This is Manny Gonzalez (79)'s 2nd ejection of 2022.
Manny Gonzalez now has 2 points in the UEFL Standings (4 Previous + 2 MLB - 4 Incorrect Call = 2).
Crew Chief Chris Conroy now has -1 points in Crew Division (-1 Previous + 0 Incorrect Call = -1).
The 0-0 pitch was located 1.08 vertical inches from being deemed correct.

This is the 43rd ejection report of the 2022 MLB regular season.
This is the 15th player ejection of 2022. Prior to ejection, Rizzo was 2-4 (SO) in the contest.
This is New York's 3rd ejection of 2022, T-2nd in the AL East (TOR 5; BOS, NYY 3; BAL 2; TB 1).
This is Anthony Rizzo's 1st ejection since July 24, 2019 (Jordan Baker; QOC = Y [Balls/Strikes]).
This is Manny Gonzalez's 2nd ejection of 2022, 1st since April 29 (Mike Matheny; QOC = Y [Out/Safe]).

Wrap: New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles, 5/19/22 | Video as follows:


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