â†µA light toss of the glove to the ground gets you tossed from a baseball game, really? You know what slows down a game, Joe West? Causing a scene like this with a completely idiotic ejection of a player. Needless to say, the WGN crew was none too pleased with the ejection. Quoting Hawk Harrelson: â†µ
â†µâ‡¥Joe West deserves a suspension for what he did. He needs a rest. ... I tell you what Mark Buehrle is one of ... Joe West just wanted to stick it up his behind and he just did. He should be suspended. That is a flat-out, absolute disgrace to the umpiring profession, what this guy has been doing. West doesn't care. He does not care. He's an absolute disgrace. He used to be a good umpire. Joe West used to be a good umpire. He has become a disgrace. â†µâ†µThat's some solid hometown indignation from Harrelson on the call. Notably absent: Harrelson saying "he gone" when they tossed Buehrle.
â†µUPDATE: The Chicago Sun-Times has the details of Ozzie Guillen's postgame comments that will probably leave him a little lighter in the wallet.
â†µâ‡¥He thinks he's the s--- in the field. People pay to watch f---ing players play, not to see umpires and managers. I don't see any people say, 'I'm going to see Ozzie Guillen manage or Joe West f---ing umpire.' '' â†µ
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