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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Hall of Fame umpire Doug Harvey dies at 87

Doug Harvey, one of 10 umpires in the National Baseball Hall of Fame, has died from natural causes.  Harvey umpired 4,673 regular-season games in his 30-year career (1962-92), the fifth most in history.  He was a crew chief for 18 seasons, and also worked five World Series and six All-Star Games.

Gonfalon Bubble Posted: January 16, 2018 at 12:57 PM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Steve Balboni's Personal Trainer Posted: January 16, 2018 at 06:47 PM (#5607674)
Truly one of the greatest nicknames in the history of American sports.

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