Gary Darling, who is an excellent umpire, has a very close play at first base. In the argument Valentine gets ejected and Gary loses his gum. Close play, and bummer for Gary, hope he had another piece. Your browser does not support iframes.
I spend ten years in Minor League baseball with a “cup of coffee” in the big leagues, and I can tell you umpiring is tough. Not only that, Charlie Manuel is no peach of a guy. I’m not sure if Bob should have gotten suspended, but I know Charlie should have. A cheap thing to […]
Jose Offerman was not the easiest guy to work with while in the major and minor leagues here in the states. I umpired many games in which Offerman played, and while he was never as serious a threat as he seems to be now, he was always difficult to deal with each night. It seems […]