even kids in sandlot games know the rules!

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    Yes, they should both be out.

    Just give me the run he took away for the awful call on Swisher "leaving early" on the tag up and we'll call it even
     
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    what an idiot umpire and the fact he didn't over turn his call makes him more of an idiot.
     
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    you can see where the runners are going in together to get yelled at.....even they knew they were out...
     
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    It's just the latest incident in the biggest ongoing officiating travesty in the history of baseball.

    We had better umpiring in the scrubby amateur senior leagues.
     
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    you could let 10 yrs old do this...and they would do better.....when the game is on...runner's are only safe on base...how damn hard is that? you can only call time out from where...o base...thats right!~
     
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    it used to be that umps in the post-season were chosen based on merit.

    the new CBA calls for a rotation.

    one of the umps in the angels-red sox series was chosen as the worst in the AL by the ballplayers this year.

    it sucks.
     
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    It's way past time for Bud Selig to go.
     
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    when I was fifteen and an umpire I still wouldn't have made that bad of a call.
     
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    Jorge should have come home on Cano's hit anyway. If there were baserunning errors Posada would have gotten 2 of them in that inning
     

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