1B Umpire Adrian Johnson ejected Diamondbacks left fielder Gerardo Parra for Unsportsmanlike Conduct-NEC to end the top of the 9th inning of the Diamondbacks-Phillies game. With one out and three on, Parra hit a 0-0 fastball from Phillies pitcher J.C. Romero to Phillies second baseman Placido Polanco, to shortstop Wilson Valdez, to first baseman Ryan Howard for a double play. Replays indicate Howard caught the throw at first base before Parra arrived, the call was correct. At the time of the ejection, the contest was tied, 2-2. The Phillies ultimately won the contest, 3-2, in 11 innings.
This is Adrian Johnson (80)'s fourth ejection of 2010.
Adrian Johnson now has 16 points in the Umpire Ejection Fantasy League (12 Previous + 2 MLB + 2 Correct Call = 16).
This is the 125th ejection of 2010.
This is the 54th player ejection of 2010.
Prior to his ejection, Gerardo Parra was 0-4 in the contest.