Trailing the Padres 4-0 in the final game of the best-of-three series, the Mets apparently complained that San Diego pitcher Joe Musgrove was shutting them down with the help of a foreign substance to doctor the baseball.
The umpires convened, and after a short discussion, they approached Musgrove. Crew chief Alfonso Márquez informed Musgrove that he needed to check a few things: his hat, his hands, his face and — in the enduring image from the night — his ears.
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