Topics

Gregor Blanco
Watch Robin Ventura bury home plate in sand during epic tirade
Watch Robin Ventura bury home plate in sand during epic tirade

Robin Ventura doesn't seem to be a fan of baseball's new home plate rule. The Chicago White Sox manager doesn't appear to be too crazy about home plate itself either. At least he didn't during an epic tirade Wednesday night -- during which he kicked sand over the plate no fewer than nine times during two separate trips -- that resulted in his ejection from his team's 7-1 loss to the Giants in San Francisco. The Sox appeared to preserve a 1-0 lead in the seventh inning when catcher Tyler Flowers tagged Giants baserunner Gregor Blanco well before home plate. But after a replay review Blanco was called safe because Flowers' foot was determined to be in the...

Loading