Globe iconLogin iconRecap iconSearch iconTickets icon
The Official Site of the Los Angeles Angels

news

Angels News

Aw, Shuck: Replay overturns Angels homer

Halos outfielder loses first career blast on second look by umpires
MLB.com

ANAHEIM -- With an 0-1 count in the bottom of the second in Wednesday's 8-6, 10-inning loss to the Cubs, Angels left fielder J.B. Shuck thought he hit his first Major League home run.

Shuck hit a ball down the right-field line, and although it was initially ruled a home run, it was later ruled a foul ball by replay. 

Full Game Coverage

ANAHEIM -- With an 0-1 count in the bottom of the second in Wednesday's 8-6, 10-inning loss to the Cubs, Angels left fielder J.B. Shuck thought he hit his first Major League home run.

Shuck hit a ball down the right-field line, and although it was initially ruled a home run, it was later ruled a foul ball by replay. 

Full Game Coverage

Shuck's foul ball was the second time an Angels player has had a home run overturned at Angel Stadium. Peter Bourjos had a home run overturned on Sept. 28, 2010, in a game against Oakland.

Shuck eventually grounded out to shortstop to end the at-bat and finished 1-for-3 with an RBI.

William Boor is an associate reporter for MLB.com.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, J.B. Shuck