On this date in 2008, Joe Maddon of the Rays is named the AL Manager of the Year.
"Regardless of what they say, that rule is not in the book where you can change a double to a foul ball, as far as I know. That is baseball anarchy when you're making stuff up on the field just like that." - arguing a call overturned by the umpires
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