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Well Dreckman kinda got his head over to 3BL.... I feel more comfortable if my feet go with my head.

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Well Dreckman kinda got his head over to 3BL.... I feel more comfortable if my feet go with my head.

​With you on that one. I'd prefer that my whole body was over on the other side, but this is a play where you're likely going to be moving quickly.

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Well Dreckman kinda got his head over to 3BL.... I feel more comfortable if my feet go with my head.

​One of the 1st rules of umpiring they teach is NEVER see/make a call on the run. He moved his head to get the same look if he took one step to the right.

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​One of the 1st rules of umpiring they teach is NEVER see/make a call on the run. He moved his head to get the same look if he took one step to the right.

​I did not recommend moving while making a call.

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I thought if he had moved over before the play developed rather than peeked, it would of looked a whole lot better, unless he is there to avoid contact with runner. Correct call tho. I like how the announcer was talking about PU keeping his eyes on the tag.

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In a great ppsition to make that call. Swipe tag, 3bl extended.

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Terrible slide. Catcher's gear is ugly. Like the uni's otherwise.

 

Oh and nice call.

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Great call and I don't have a problem with his positioning. Could have taken a step or two to the right, but he could see the same thing where he was standing. 

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