Today, the Mets found themselves in minor drama that had nothing to do with a rebellious mascot. The umpiring crew initially ruled that the Milwaukee Brewers’ ball boy had interfered with Wilmer Flores’s attempt to catch a fly ball, but after the officials convened to discuss, they reversed the call. This made Terry Collins mad:
So, ump Fieldin Culbreth tossed Collins from the game. The Mets were already down 2-0 but didn’t allow any more runs in the inning after this non-play.