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  1. Tom Hallion and Jeremy Riggs produced 2021's Ejections of the Year [2020: Dan Bellino].Voting: 160 Hallion (12.0%), 101 Riggs (11.4%), 55 Joe West (9.8%), 103 Cory Blaser (7.4%). Ejection 160 - Tom Hallion (Andy Green)Tom Hallion's September 3, 2021 ejection of Chicago Cubs acting manager Andy... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  2. Tripp Gibson & Pat Hoberg are 2021's Promising Umpires of the Year [2020: Hoberg & John Tumpane].Voting: T Gibson (17.7%), Hoberg (16.7%), Adam Hamari (14.1%), Jeremie Rehak (12.0%). Tripp Gibson & Pat Hoberg are UEFL's 2021 Promising Umpires of the Year. Gibson's first career League... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  3. Joe West wins the UEFL's 2021 Bernice Gera Honorable Umpire Award [2020: Angel Hernandez & West].Voting Results: Joe West (23.6%), Tom Hallion (8.3%), Gerry Davis (6.9%). Joe West is the UEFL's 2021 Bernice Gera Honorable Umpire of the Year. As baseball's Blue Cowboy hangs up his mask and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  4. Tom Hallion wins the UEFL's 2021 Crew Chief of the Year Award [2020 Winner: Jim Reynolds].Voting Results: Hallion (30.8%), Joe West (18.9%), Dan Iassogna / Alfonso Marquez (7.1%). Tom Hallion is the 2021 UEFL Crew Chief of the Year. In what may be his final MLB season (subject to the outcome... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  5. John Libka wins UEFL's 2021 Fill-In Umpire of the Year Award [2020 Winner: Jeremie Rehak].Voting Results: Libka (35.0%), Ben May (10.6%), Jeremy Riggs (9.4%). John Libka is the 2021 UEFL Fill-In Umpire of the Year. Not many categories proved to be landslides, but John Libka ran away with the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  6. The Umpire Ejection Fantasy League's 2021 Postseason Award recipient for Most Improved Umpire is Mike Estabrook (88) [2020 Winner: CB Bucknor]).Voting Results (Top 3): Estabrook (16.0%), Rob Drake (14.1%), Jordan Baker (5.1%). Mike Estabrook receives 2021's Most Improved Umpire... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  7. The Umpire Ejection Fantasy League's 2021 Postseason Award recipient for Most Disappointing Season is Doug Eddings (88) [2020 Winner: Rob Drake]).Voting Results (Top 3): Eddings (13.1%), Angel Hernandez (12.5%), Hunter Wendelstedt (6.9%). The UEFL Awards as defined in Rule 4-4 begin with Most... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  8. The Umpire Ejection Fantasy League announces its annual Postseason Awards and opens nominations at this time Link to Postseason Awards Ballot (also appears below):a. Umpire of the Year (min. 1 / max. 1 umpire) +5b. Promising Umpire of the Year (min. 1 / max. 2) +3c. Bernice Gera Honorable... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  9. Join us for discussion of the 2021 World Series: As we have done in the past, we will post UEFL f/x plate scores for every home plate umpire this postseason. Performance plate scores are listed following the completion of each contest according to UEFL f/x (StatCast data and application... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  10. Major League Baseball assigned seven umpires to the 2021 World Series, with crew chief Tom Hallion leading the way with backup chief Ted Barrett and first-timers Dan Bellino, Chris Conroy, and Mike Muchlinski. The 7th umpire position for the World Series is a reserve or standby slot and will remain... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  11. This is a late-add ejection report. 4/11/21: 3B Umpire Alfonso Marquez ejected Braves manager Brian Snitker (Replay Review decision that upheld HP Umpire Lance Barrett's safe call) during the #Phillies-#Braves game. With one out and one on (R3), Phillies batter Didi Gregorius hit a 1-2 fastball... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  12. Teams ran out of pitchers leading to a game getting called early as the 2021 Arizona Fall League's electronic umpire experiment proved problematic during Saturday's Solar Sox vs Rafters game at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. RoboUmp's demi-sized strike zone helped produce 22 walks as Mesa and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  13. After HP Umpire Laz Diaz called strike three on Astros pitcher Cristian Javier's 3-2 fastball to Red Sox batter JD Martinez while catcher Martin Maldonado nearly tried to throw stealing runner Alex Verdugo out at second base, interference questions began popping up, as did both managers with... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  14. In this postseason, teachable, Tmac spotlights the first part of Atlanta's NLCS Game 2 comeback win over Los Angeles as HP Umpire Jordan Baker rules Braves baserunner Eddie Rosario safe at home plate, having slid ahead of Dodgers catcher Will Smith's tag attempt, a called confirmed by Replay... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  15. Join us for discussion of the 2021 American and National League Championship Series: As we have done in the past, we will post UEFL f/x plate scores for every home plate umpire this postseason. Performance plate scores are listed following the completion of each contest according to UEFL f/x... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  16. Major League Baseball assigned 14 umpires to the 2021 American and National League Championship Series round of MLB's postseason, with crew chief Bill Miller working the ALCS and Jerry Meals presiding over the NLCS. The 7th umpire assigned to each crew will serve in a reserve or standby capacity... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  17. In Game 4 of the #Brewers-#Braves National League Division Series, umpires conducted a rules check on Adam Duvall's foul fly ball to Milwaukee third baseman Luis Urias behind home plate, deflected by catcher Omar Narvaez. The only problem? The play was unreviewable thanks to MLB's long-standing... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  18. When Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel's thrown ball toward home plate hit White Sox batter-runner Yasmani Grandal on the infield grass, Houston sought a runner's lane interference call, but HP Umpire Tom Hallion said the 45-foot line didn't matter for this play. Why is that? With none out and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  19. Tampa Bay lost a run, then the game, in the 13th inning against Boston during Game 3 of the Rays-Red Sox ALDS when batter Kevin Kiermaier's fly ball to left-center field deflected off BoSox outfielder Hunter Renfroe and over the wall. Did umpires get the call right, by rule? Especially given that... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  20. Join us for discussion of the 2021 American and National League Division Series: As we have done in the past, we will post UEFL f/x plate scores for every home plate umpire this postseason. Performance plate scores are listed following the completion of each contest according to UEFL f/x (StatCast... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  21. When Cardinals batter Yadier Molina hit a fly ball to left field during the 2021 NL Wild Card Game, baserunner R1 Dylan Carlson rounded second base, only to retreat back to first base as Dodgers outfielder Chris Taylor caught the ball. Los Angeles then appealed Carlson's base touch/retouch with 2B... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  22. Major League Baseball assigned 24 umpires to the 2021 American and National League Division Series round of MLB's postseason, with crew chiefs Sam Holbrook and Tom Hallion in the ALDS. Ted Barrett and Alfonso Marquez head up the NLDS crews. Crew Chiefs are indicated in bold text and by... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  23. Join us for discussion of the 2021 American and National League Wild Card Games: Any and everything that happens during these winner-take-all affairs is fair game, and, of course, we will post UEFL f/x plate scores for every home plate umpire this postseason. Performance plate scores are listed... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  24. Major League Baseball assigned 12 umpires to the 2021 American and National League Wild Card Game round of the MLB postseason featuring Yankees-Red Sox (AL) and Cardinals-Dodgers (NL) matchups. Joe West works his final career plate game at the major league level in Los Angeles while Jerry Meals... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
  25. Tmac's September 2021 Call of the Month actually took place on October 1 as 2B Umpire Ben May called White Sox batter-runner Tim Anderson safe at second base while sliding away from Tigers infielder Willi Castro's lunging tag attempt. With runners on second and third base and none out, White Sox... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]View the full article
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