- FanGraphs Baseball - http://www.fangraphs.com/blogs -

The Worst Call of the Year

In today’s Rockies-Dodgers game, Jerry Hairston hit a groundball to third base. The throw pulled Todd Helton off the bag. Strike that – the throw pulled Todd Helton out of the vicinity of the bag. Tim Welke still called Hairston out.

Here’s a screengrab of where Helton was when he caught it.

Seriously, MLB, expanded use of replay. For the love of God, expanded use of replay.