Saturday, July 1, 2023

MLB Ejection 130 - Alan Porter (1; Brant Brown)

HP Umpire Alan Porter ejected Marlins hitting coach Brant Brown (strike two/three calls during Yuli Gurriel's at-bat; QOCN) in the top of the 6th inning of the #Marlins-#Braves game. With two out and the bases loaded, Marlins batter Gurriel took a 2-0 fastball from Braves pitcher Kirby Yates for a called first strike and 3-2 fastball from Yates for a called third strike. Replays indicate the 2-0 pitch ruled strike one was located off the outer edge of home plate and thigh-high (px 0.97, pz 2.50) while the 3-2 pitch ruled strike three was located over the outer edge of home plate and above the knee (px 0.83, pz 2.14), the call was incorrect.* At the time of the ejection, the Braves were leading, 6-0. The Braves ultimately won the contest, 7-0.

This is Alan Porter (64)'s 1st ejection of 2023.
*UEFL Rule 6-2-b-1 (Kulpa Rule): |0| < STRIKE < |.748| < BORDERLINE < |.914| < BALL.
The 2-0 pitch called strike one was located 0.67 horizontal inches from being deemed correct.

This is the 130th ejection report of the 2023 MLB regular season.
This is the 15th coach ejection of 2023. Ejection Tally: 62 Managers, 63 Players, 15 Coaches.
This is Miami's 8th ejection of 2023, 1st in the NL East (MIA 8; PHI 7; NYM 6; WAS 3; ATL 1).
This is Brant Brown's first career MLB ejection.


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