Oakland's Campy Campaneris hurling his bat at Tigers' pitcher Lerrin LaGrow after taking a fastball in the ankle during the 1972 American League playoffs.

On October 8, 1972 — 1972 – In Game 2 of the American League Championship Series, Bert Campaneris of the Oakland Athletics throws his bat at Detroit Tigers pitcher Lerrin LaGrow after being hit by a pitch. Both players are ejected and Campaneris is suspended for the rest of the series.

 


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