New York-Baltimore: Joe Girardi Goes Crazy, Yankees Win in Nine

Frank NegronAnalyst IMay 23, 2008

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Joe Girardi got his money's worth last night in the bottom of the 9th inning, and minutes later, the Yankees pulled out a 2-1 win.

Jason Giambi was called out on a pitch by home-plate umpire Chris Guccione on a "foul tip." A couple of problems with that. The ball didn't appear to hit Giambi's bat, and Guccione didn't make the call until Orioles catcher Ramon Hernandez pointed it out. That brought Girardi out of...