Found July 08, 2012 on Outside the Boxscore:

Saturday's Houston Astros/Milwaukee Brewers had a rather bizarre moment as Brewers star pitcher Zach Grienke got ejected for spiking a baseball.

In the first inning, Brewers pitcher Grienke thought he had gotten out Astros Jose Altuve on a ground ball play at first base.

First base umpire Scott Holbrook didn't see it that way and called Altuve safe which caused Grienke to freak out and spike the ball.

Thanks to the spike, Grienke got ejected from the game by Holbrook only four pitches into his start:


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