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Thursday, September 26, 2019

Savage in the Dugout: Aaron Boone aims for Yankees championship while continuing family legacy

“This is a big f———- game, and my guys are f———- savages in that f———- box, right? And you’re having a horses—- start to this game. I feel bad for you, but f——— get better. That guy is a good pitcher, but our guys are f———- savages in that box, our guys are savages in the f———- box.”

NEW YORK — With those 59 words, mostly the ones that started with F, Yankees manager Aaron Boone delivered a moment so memorable the only way to surpass it will be to win a World Series.

Boone’s rant, aimed at home plate umpire Brennan Miller following a July 18 ejection, has amassed millions of views online. It’s spawned T-shirts, memes and became a calling card for this “savage” 2019 Yankees team.

The only people who loved it more than Yankees fans might be Aaron Boone’s mom and dad.

Somewhere, Earl Weaver is cursing his luck…..

 

QLE Posted: September 26, 2019 at 12:46 AM | 0 comment(s)
  Beats: aaron boone, yankees

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Joe West ejects Yankees’ Boone amid clash with rookie ump

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees manager Aaron Boone clashed Saturday with another rookie umpire, and this time, veteran crew chief Joe West stepped in.

Boone was ejected by West, umpiring at third base, for arguing balls and strikes during a 7-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.

New York slugger Giancarlo Stanton struck out looking at three low strikes from rookie T.J. Zeuch for the final out of the first inning. Stanton argued briefly with plate umpire Jeremie Rehak — an injury replacement from Triple-A — before heading back to the dugout.

Boone, meanwhile, shouted profanities from the bench, and West signaled his ejection from across the field. Rehak also booted Yankees hitting coach Marcus Thames during the exchange.

So, when two men with the temperaments (to put it euphemistically) of these two brawl, does anyone actually win?

 

QLE Posted: September 22, 2019 at 12:21 AM | 39 comment(s)
  Beats: aaron boone, ejections, joe west

 

 

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