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Poor Ump Gets Hit In The Nuts, And All The Men At Chase Field Cross Their Legs [Video]

2 years agoSports : Deadspin

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.
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Brandon Phillips Bunts, Hit In The Head And Called Out

Sports : Deadspin (11 months ago)

This is what you get for bunting. With men on first and second in the ninth inning of a tie game in Houston, Brandon Phillips successfully bunted them to second and third. And then he ran inside the baseline and got hit in the dome,... Read Post

Major Leaguer Hits Ump in Face

Sports : Sports from Newser (3 years ago)

For any non-baseball fans out there, this is a huge no-no. Texas Rangers catcher Yorvit Torrealba was playing in the Venezuelan League on Friday when he struck out badly and began yelling at the home plate umpire—probably over a str... Read Post

Yadier Molina Showers Home Plate Umpire With Spit (Video)

Sports : Total Pro Sports (3 years ago)

When the St. Louis Cardinals and the Milwaukee Brewers went into extra innings during their game at Miller Park last night, it appeared as though the late night was making Yadir Molina cranky, while home plate umpire Rob Drake was g... Read Post

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