Jays’ Bautista ejected vs. Astros

Blue Jays designated hitter Jose Bautista was ejected in the

seventh inning of Sunday’s game against Houston for arguing with

plate umpire Sam Holbrook.

Bautista turned and said several words to Holbrook after

striking out swinging with men on second and third and the score

tied 1-1, voicing his displeasure with a call earlier in the


Bautista went 0 for 4 before being ejected for the second time

this season, dropping his average to .251. He has 24 home runs and

64 RBIs.