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Saturday, August 4, 2012
Just a few days removed from Allan Selig's insistence that replay doesn't need to be expanded, we are given the 10 billionth example of why replay needs to be expanded. The Phillies, who had been trailing 3-0, were about to tie the game at 3 when John Mayberry obviously slid under the tag at home plate. Umpire Jim Wolf blew the call, and the Phillies never got another real scoring chance.