this baseball-reference blog, pertaining to this play, and a lot of armchair umpires think you can't appeal without giving the pitcher the ball and having him step off the rubber. Well, I know that's wrong. That only applies when there has been a dead ball. So why did the umpire make no call??? Is it possible someone made a mistake?
Here's the video of it: http://mlb.mlb.com/video/play.jsp?content_id=15850955.
Your thoughts? Anyone? Bueller?