The choice of footwear by Rangers' third baseman Adrian Beltre for the World Series opener may have cost him an at-bat. With one out in the ninth inning, Beltre did not leave the batter's box after chopping a grounder to the left side. As the Cardinals went through with the play, Beltre insisted to plate umpire Jerry Layne that he had fouled the pitch off his left foot.
Did Adrian Beltre's canvas footwear cost him an at-bat?
Dallas Morning News | Oct 20