About Last Night: Joe West is the worst

Last night's home plate umpire Joe West really likes the low strike. JoeWestRHHstrikezone


He also helped out Astros starter Dallas Keuchel a bit last night.


Sure, Keuchel pitched a good game against the Yankees' C+ lineup, but you would pitch a good game if the home plate ump was making calls in your favor. In some cases, calls that completely changed the complexion of an at bat:

Mark Teixeira wasn't too happy about it:

I think this tweet sums up Joe West's night best:

Fun times.