Originally Posted by hyperwarrior
I think Kiefer read the Brad Gilbert's book "Winning Ugly"
BG would not -- and did not -- endorse Kiefer's behavior. As someone said in another thread, there's a difference between winning ugly and winning dirty.
Gilbert was pretty exercised about it, in fact. He said it was the opposite of sportsmanlike and the ump and ref ought to be shown the door for handling the incident so poorly.