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Yankees really need to stop whining

Complaining about an umpire's blown call when you don't score any runs is weak

Updated: October 15, 2012, 1:38 AM ET
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- So, Joe Girardi wants instant replay? Fine. I totally agree. The postseason is too important to hinge on an umpire's mistake.

But if we're going to have more replay, I don't just want it instant. I want it retroactive, too. Specifically, retroactive to the 1996 American League Championship Series when umpire Richie Garcia gave the Yankees the Jeffrey Maier home run. And the 1998 World Series when Garcia should have called strike three on Tino Martinez just before he hit ...

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