Robbed by Replay

Mike Trout made an uncharacteristic move into baseball controversy on Friday night by retweeting two opinions on the umpires’ decision not to overturn a close play in San Francisco. In the play in question Kole Calhoun appeared to beat out a force play at second base. He was called out on the field and replay decided there wasn’t enough evidence to overturn the call. The play came at a high leverage moment in the game.

The first tweet came from MLB reporter Alden Gonzalez:

The second came from his dad:

You can see the play for yourself here. What do you think, was he safe?

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