Umpire Alan Porter takes foul ball off the nuts (GIF)
Poor Alan Porter. The home plate umpire for the Tampa Bay Rays-Miami Marlins game on Wednesday was nailed in the nuts when Evan Longoria fouled off a ball that bounced in the dirt and skipped into Porter’s crotch during the fourth inning.
Between all the blown calls and foul balls to the groin, life isn’t easy being an umpire.
This isn’t Porter’s only mishap this season. Take a look at this fluke play he was part of earlier in the season: