What is umpire?

  • (verb): Be a referee or umpire in a sports competition.
    Synonyms: referee
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Terry Cooney
12, 1933 in Condon, Oregon) is a former umpire in Major League Baseball who worked in the American League from 1974 to 1992 he wore uniform number 12 ... After attending the Umpire Specialization Course, he began his career in the California League (1969–70), Texas League (1970) and Pacific Coast League (1971–74) before moving up to the AL staff at ... Cooney was the home plate umpire in Game 4 of the 1990 American League Championship Series where he ejected Boston Red Sox pitcher Roger Clemens with two out in the bottom of the second inning ...
Cole Armstrong - Minor League Career
... Armstrong threatened to kill a Minor League umpire on the field in 2007 according to an account in author Bruce Weber's 2009 book, "As They See 'Em A Fan's Travels in the Land of Umpires." Only July 11 ... -- he was replaced on the field the following day by a new umpire, Andy Dudones ... Armstrong had another "rage" incident with an umpire on the field on May 15, 2011 when he had to be restrained by his manager after going after home plate umpire Eric Loveless during 5-2 loss ...
Cyril Mitchley
... a South African former cricket player, umpire and match referee ... As an umpire he officiated at first-class and Test cricket umpire ...
List Of Victorian Football League Players Who Died In Active Service - Umpires
... At least one VFL umpire is known to have been killed goal umpire Alexander Salton who served as a Private in the 60th Battalion, First A.I.F ... He is the only VFL field, boundary, or goal umpire known to have been killed on active service in any war ... In an unusual case, one VFL umpire, Henry James “Bunny” Nugent (1880-1955), served in three wars, the Boer War, World War I, and World War II ...
Larry Goetz
1895 - October 31, 1962) was a professional baseball umpire ... He then became a successful National League umpire from 1936 to 1957 ... Goetz was an umpire in the 1941, 1947, and 1952 World Series and the 1939 Major League Baseball All-Star Game ...

More definitions of "umpire":

  • (noun): An official at a baseball game.
    Synonyms: ump