MLB issues no suspensions in Rockies-umpires confrontation
No suspensions were issued as a result of the verbal sparring between Rockies players and umpires on Monday night.
“The situation has been reviewed and dealt with, individuals have been addressed, and we are moving on,” according to a major league source.
There were problems with the umpiring crew and Rockies players Yorvit Torrealba,and , and pitching coach Bob Apodaca that resulted in name-calling by both sides.
Jim Joyce was the chief of the umpiring crew that included Bill Miller, Derryl Cousins and Angel Campos, whose inconsistent work behind the plate was a primary factor in the confrontations.