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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Dave Martinez says doctor, fan were worried for his health after Game 6 tirade

Dave Martinez lost his cool on Tuesday.

The Washington Nationals manager blew up at umpires after a controversial call went against shortstop Trea Turner during Game 6 of the World Series against the Houston Astros, and Martinez gave the umpire crew an earful.

After play continued, Martinez went out for more between innings and had to be restrained as umpires ejected him from the game.

Martinez — in considerably better spirits ahead of Game 7 after the Nationals prevailed on Tuesday — told reporters on Wednesday that a fan and a team doctor were concerned for his health during his outburst.

I sincerely hope he feels better now, and that the excitement of this moment isn’t too much….

 

QLE Posted: October 31, 2019 at 12:29 AM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: dave martinez, world series

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   1. The Duke Posted: October 31, 2019 at 09:13 AM (#5897277)
He was right to argue and get thrown out. He’s trying to put umps on their back foot.

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