MLB umpire argues with Miami Marlins player.

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MLB Ump Wasn't Having Any of This Bat Flip

Home-plate umpire Manny Gonzalez put an end to this bat flip real quick.

August 17, 2018 - 11:29 am

When Detroit Tigers slugger Nick Castellanos sent a no-doubter out to left field he then unleashed a solid bat-flip celebration. But it came to a halt, real quick. 

The tip-top reflexes of home-plate umpire Manny Gonzalez stepped out and caught the bat in mid-air before jaunting towards third base. 

Here's a second look at the grab: