Tagged: ‘Umpires’

Major League Baseball Owners Meet to Discuss Instant Replay Expansion
August 14th, 2013 at 11:10 AM
Major League Baseball owners will meet later today to discuss whether or not to expand the use of instant replay during games. Baseball began using instant replay in 2008 on disputed boundary home run calls. Baseball purists, always concerned with any major changes to the game, will not be a proponent...

Major League Baseball’s Umpiring Answer is Accountability, not Replay
October 15th, 2012 at 9:54 PM
It's almost as if the baseball gods want the issue to be addressed, but everyone is addressing the wrong thing. The bad umpiring calls in the playoffs so far, first with Sam Holbrook's infield fly in the outfield that hurt the Atlanta Braves in the National League Wild Card game...