September 29th, 2016

Lose Some, Win Some

The Cardinals won tonight on a two-out double by Yadi Molina that almost certainly should have been ruled a ground-rule double, leaving runners at second and third with two outs. However, the Reds didn't manage to notify the umpires that they were interested in challenging the play in time. The folks on MLB Network are making much of the unfairness of this.

On the other hand, I saw the Cubs beat the Cardinals on a walk-off walk to Anthony Rizzo where ball four was clearly a strike, so I think I'll just call this even...