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David Ortiz Held Back From Ump After Striking Out With Bases Loaded

Red Sox coaches had to restrain David Ortiz after his outburst following a ninth-inning strikeout with the bases loaded in a game the Yankees went on to win, 3-2.

Here’s the full sequence; Ortiz had previously complained about the called strike on 3-1, though he managed not to get ejected (yet). Red Sox manager John Farrell did get ejected after that pitch, though he didn’t actually leave the game. After the called strike three, Big Papi headed to the dugout—only to then sprint back toward umpire Ron Kulpa and earn his ejection:


(Better know Ron Kulpa!)

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