Slow Cleveland news day, but how about those Mets? Mike Trout hit a ball so far it hit a nearby elementary school and the biggest story is the day is still that the umpires blew an easy call.
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Around the league
- Michael Conforto’s elbow was hit on a pitch in the strikezone and it was incorrectly called a hit-by-pitch instead of a strike ... with the bases loaded in a tie game in the bottom of the ninth. Yikes.
- Mike Trout’s home run last night likely hit a nearby elementary school.
- Trevor Bauer’s baseballs are sticky.
- Trey Mancini received a standing ovation in his first game back in Baltimore following a bout with colon cancer.