Post by billisonboard on May 5, 2019 23:23:18 GMT -5
... plate ump Larry Vanover declined to grant time (this despite earlier granting time to a Cubs hitter after Wacha was already coming to the plate). link
Not a good decision.
Canelo Alvarez has defeated Daniel Jacobs via unanimous decision. Alvarez took the bout 116-112, 115-113 and 115-113 on the judges' scorecards. The fight, which took place at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena, saw the unification of the middleweight titles. link
I was at that Cards/Cubs game, there has been a problem for years with certain MLB umpires not calling things the same way in similar situations, to me MLB is the worst of all professional sports leagues in correcting their officials when there are consistency issues.