Bobby Valentine’s Hilarious Tirade
The ninth inning was plenty entertaining last night as the Phillies defeated the Boston Red Sox 6-4. In what could have been a sticky situation, a nice defensive play by Jimmy Rollins and a correct ruling from first base umpire Gary Darling helped the Phillies prevent the floodgates from opening and prompted Bobby Valentine to have one of the funnier temper tantrums in recent memory. No, he was no Lloyd McClendon, but you’ll see what I mean after the jump.
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The Mike Fontenot Misplay
Marlon Byrd‘s Groundout
In Slow Motion
Bobby Valentine Pleading His Case
The Umpire Loses His Gum, but Not His Cool
Valentine Places A Hex on Gary Darling