The gamers could also be in Spring Training and making an attempt to work on issues, however umpire Tom Hallion is in mid-season type. As we speak, he ejected three totally different pitchers for hitting batters, and additionally tossed Philadelphia Phillies supervisor Gabe Kapler when he got here out to argue about one of many ejections, and additionally ejected Kapler’s alternative, bench coach Rob Thompson, an inning later.
Right here’s video of the three pitcher ejections. The primary, Matt Boyd of Detroit, got here on a ball that got here in and grazed the batter. Ron Gardenhire got here out to argue that one, however managed to keep away from the hook.
The subsequent ejection was of Parker Frazier, sporting #ninety nine in a spring coaching recreation, on an eighty one-mph slider on a 1-2 rely. Kapler received ejected after that one. In all probability for appropriately telling Hallion to develop a mind.
The ultimate one occurred in the final inning when Pedro Beato threw a 1-1 fastball that rode inside.