Home plate umpire Paul Emmel had to leave Thursday night’s game between the Oakland A’s and Los Angeles Angels after he was hit in the head with a bat and suffered a nasty cut.
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Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson has such brute strength that even his bunt attempts have the power to inflict maximum pain. Home plate umpire David Rackley learned that lesson the hard way on Sunday.
A high school baseball umpire in Texas is under investigation for seemingly trying to sabotage a player by covering home plate in dirt to try nullifying a batter’s home run.
If you thought instant replay was a threat to the preservation of the nostalgia that we all love with the game of baseball, we’d love to know how you feel about an umpire riding a hoverboard.
Torii Hunter went off on umpire Joe West for making a poor call to end Monday’s Twins-Tigers game and not appealing it.
Philadelphia Phillies legend Mike Schmidt is tired of seeing umpires screw up balls and strikes.
The New York Yankees had their first home game of the season on Monday, and lots of cool stuff happened during the pregame ceremonies.
The Oakland A’s beat the Seattle Mariners on a walk-off home run from Coco Crisp in the bottom of the 12th on Thursday, and they have umpire Sean Barber to thank for helping to keep them in the