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Twins manager looks to NFL for ideas

Updated: July 22, 2009, 1:25 PM ET
Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Ron Gardenhire has what he considers the perfect plan for reviewing close calls in baseball: red flags that managers throw like in the NFL.

Minnesota's manager certainly would have tossed one Monday night, when Michael Cuddyer was called out on a close play at the plate in the ninth inning for what would have been the tying run in a crazy 14-13 loss in which the Oakland Athletics rallied from a 12-2 deficit.

Cuddyer appeared safe on replay -- and he and Gardenhire ...

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