Umpire ejects minor league music man Derek Dye
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Reason #3,204 that minor league baseball is awesome: The ejections

8/3/12 in Minor League Baseball   |   Pat   |   5234 respect

Blog Photo - Umpire ejects minor league music man Derek DyeMinor League baseball has always featured some of the kookiest things that you'll never see in a Major League game.

Remember the insane manager who used the resin bag as a grenade, among other things?

The latest piece of greatness to come to us from minor league ball: An umpire ejecting the stadium music man, after he played "3 Blind Mice" during umpire introductions.

The umpire tossed music man Derek Dye, and demanded that the game commence in absolute silence. No music, no PA announcer.

The best part might be the TV announcers' reaction to it. They, much like most normal people, thought it was hilarious.

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8/20/12   |   Shaconage   |   40055 respect

Not sure of the rules ... but is that truly legal?

8/3/12   |   GFortier   |   520 respect

incredible. That umpire must have been having the worst day leading up to that point.