The Minnesota Twins are enjoying being in first place in the A.L. Central. During their game Sunday against Tampa Bay Miguel Sano decided to give pitching coach Neil Allen a heart attack with a fake cobra. His reaction is priceless.
Joe Girardi scoops dirt onto home plate after being ejected, and the home plate umpire leaves the dirt there. Bush league.
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Joe Girardi was ejected for the 34th time as a manager on Saturday. He was upset with umpire Scott Barry’s strike zone. When the game resumed Barry left the plate covered with dirt. Click continue to read to see Girardi’s reaction after the game.
In June of 2010, Colorado played their first ever series at Target Field in Minneapolis against the Twins. Batting eighth in game one of that series was the Rockies Clint Barmes. During one of his three plate appearances he hit a foul ball straight back into the press box.