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Ejections: Jerry Crawford (1)

2B Umpire Jerry Crawford ejected A's Manager Bob Geren for arguing an infield fly rule no call in the bottom of the 4th inning of the Reds-A's game. With none out and three on, A's right fielder Gabe Gross hit a 2-2 fastball from Reds pitcher Johnny Cueto to Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips, who threw to Reds catcher Ramon Hernandez and Reds third baseman Miguel Cairo for a double play. Replays indicate that although Gross' hit was in flight, the batted ball did not appear to have gone high enough into the air for it to be considered a fly ball under Rule 2.00, the call was correct.* At the time of the ejection, the Reds were leading, 2-0. The Reds ultimately won the contest, 3-0.

This is Jerry Crawford (2)'s first ejection of 2010.
Jerry Crawford now has 4 points in the Umpire Ejection Fantasy League (0 Previous + 2 MLB + 2 Correct Call = 4).
Jerry Crawford is owned as a Primary Umpire by scumpire, who is tied for 3rd place in the UEFL with 17 points.
*Ejector Classification was challenged and affirmed ("Secondary" ==> "Calling").

This is the 71st ejection of 2010.
This is the 39th Manager ejection of 2010.
This ejection references Rule 2.00 and Rule 6.05(l).

Wrap: http://mlb.mlb.com/mlb/gameday/index.jsp?gid=2010_06_23_cinmlb_oakmlb_1

Video: http://mlb.mlb.com/video/play.jsp?content_id=9264765
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