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Sam Holbrook Ejects B.J. Upton, Action Needed by Major League Baseball
April 20th, 2013 at 4:14 PM
B.J. Upton took a pitch low in the strike zone for strike three Friday night during as the Atlanta Braves were in the middle of losing to the Pittsburgh Pirates. On paper, it looked like he argued and umpire Sam Holbrook threw him out. Instead, Upton had his say on his...

Umpire Sam Holbrook Mocks Atlanta Braves Fans During Delay in National League Wild Card Game
October 6th, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Atlanta Braves fans will find another cause to be enraged with the infield fly call that left field umpire Sam Holbrook made during their loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Wild Card game Friday night. When fans at Turner Field caused a delay, Holbrook seemed to...

Major League Baseball Shoots Down Atlanta Braves Protest of Wild Card Game
October 6th, 2012 at 1:51 AM
Major League Baseball has denied the protest under which the Atlanta Braves protested Friday night's National League Wild Card game in their loss to the St. Louis Cardinals, espn.com reports. While trailing 6-3 in the eighth inning with runners at first and second and one out, Andrelton Simmons hit a pop-up...