Willie Bloomquist tried to get down a bunt in the eighth inning last night, but it didn't go the way he wanted. It was much worse for home-plate umpire Dale Scott, though. And then there's the look on the face of third-base ump Vic Carapazza. At the 13-second mark, Carapazza can be seen stifling a smile as he walked toward Scott to check on him. Which is to be expected, since every dude watching this likely had a similar reaction of laughter mixed with concern.
Michael Morse of the Washington Nationals appeared to hit a first inning Grand Slam this weekend. But the umpires ruled it was not a home run and he was subsequently thrown out trying to retreat to first base. The umpires then went ... Read Post
John Lackey was masterful and the L.A. bullpen couldn't hold the fort in last night's 3-1 Cardinals win, but afterward, all a number of Dodgers could talk about was home plate umpire Dale Scott. Matt Kemp went off: Read more... Read Post