MLB Umpires Manage To Blow Two Calls On The Same Play

Our old pals Tony Randazzo and Jordan Baker should have another set of companions in internet ignominy today: third-base ump Cory Blaser and first-base ump Ed Hickox both blew calls in the 12th inning of Padres-Rockes last night. And each of those blown calls came on the play where the Padres scored the winning run.… » 6/07/13 2:40pm 6/07/13 2:40pm

Better Know An Umpire: Ed Hickox

Welcome to Better Know An Umpire, an effort to educate ourselves on the human elements who have ultimate decision-making power over some 2,500 Major League Baseball games a year. (All cumulative statistics are through the 2011 season, unless otherwise stated.) » 4/24/12 3:00pm 4/24/12 3:00pm