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Angels' Mike Scioscia riles White Sox's David Robertson over replay

Angels' Mike Scioscia riles White Sox's David Robertson over replay

Mike Scioscia has had his issues with baseball’s instant-replay system, but Chicago White Sox closer David Robertson took issue with the Angels manager’s handling of a replay situation Wednesday night, going so far as to call Scioscia “bush league” for arguing a call that had already been reviewed. Erick Aybar struck out on a ball in the dirt to open the ninth inning, and umpire Fieldin Culbreth ruled that catcher Tyler Flowers tagged Aybar out. Aybar, thinking he hadn’t been tagged, ran to first. Flowers did not throw to the bag, because Culbreth raised his fist, signaling out. Scioscia challenged the call, which was upheld after a replay review, but he...

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