St. Louis Cardinals vs Flordia Marlins baseball
SLP2000080702-07 AUGUST 2000- ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, USA: St. Louis Cardinals' first baseman Will Clark exchanges funny sayings with first base umpire Jerry Meals, as the rains begin, in the ninth inning, August 7. bg/Bill Greenblatt UPI
LaRussa fined for comments knocking umpire ... Astros' Schafer in marijuana arrest ... Ex-player says UF's Easley attacked him ... Blackhawks' Bowman gets contract extension ... Sports news from United Press International.
Major League Baseball has fined St. Louis Manager Tony La Russa an undisclosed amount for grousing about the strike zone after Game 2 of the NL division series.
Julio Lugo scored on a controversial call in the 19th inning early Wednesday, giving the Atlanta Braves a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Major League Baseball announced Wednesday that 32-year veteran umpire Mike Reilly would be the crew chief for the National League Championship Series.
Gerry Davis, in his 19th season, and Tim Tschida, in his 17th year, were among the six umpires named Wednesday to work this year's All-Star game.
United Press International