Rays' Joe Maddon ejected
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon was ejected from Game 2 of the AL Division Series for arguing a checked swing by Texas' Michael Young.
Maddon was thrown out by plate umpire Jim Wolf in the fifth inning Thursday after Young hit a three-run homer to give the Rangers a 5-0 lead.
One pitch earlier, Young tried to stop his swing on a 2-2 pitch. Wolf appealed to first base umpire Jerry Meals, who ruled that Young held up in time. Rays players were incensed ...
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