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Farrell: 'Human element' alters replay

Updated: April 14, 2014, 1:52 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

NEW YORK -- Major League Baseball's replay system was designed to mitigate the human element in umpiring decisions. Instead, after coming out on the wrong side of replay calls in each of the last two games, the human element is surfacing in a different, troubling form, Red Sox manager John Farrell said Sunday night.

"It's hard to have any faith in the system,'' Farrell said after Boston's 3-2 loss to the New York Yankees.

Farrell became the first manager in the major leagues to be ...

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