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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Four umpires promoted to Major League crews | MLB.com

Major League Baseball announced the retirement of longtime umpires Bob Davidson, John Hirschbeck, Jim Joyce and Tim Welke on Tuesday. All four had spent several decades calling big league games.

That brings four new umpires to the full-time Major League ranks—Adam Hamari, Pat Hoberg, Gabe Morales and Carlos Torres.

Jim Furtado Posted: February 22, 2017 at 09:54 AM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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