Power out, to Phillies' chagrin

Updated: March 6, 2014, 8:26 PM ET
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Philadelphia Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg discovered he didn't have the power to make an instant replay challenge Thursday in Clearwater, Fla.

Just not enough juice at Bright House Field, actually.

On the first day Major League Baseball's expanded replay system had a tryout at Philadelphia's spring training home, a power outage got in the way of the only contested call.

John Mayberry Jr. was thrown out at third base in the seventh inning trying to stretch a double. Sandberg ...

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