Francona ejected for 1st time as Cleveland manager

Associated Press  |  Last updated June 02, 2013
Terry Francona has been ejected for the first time as Cleveland's manager. Francona was tossed in the fifth inning Sunday against Tampa Bay. He was ejected by plate umpire Bill Welke for arguing a strike call with Nick Swisher batting and the Indians trailing 5-3. Welke called a strike, Francona yelled from the dugout and was quickly ejected. He came on the field and argued with Welke briefly. Francona yelled again at Welke when he returned to the dugout and then headed to the clubhouse. Francona argued with Welke on Saturday about a call on the bases.
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