Take the 'heart' out of umpiring
Rob Neyer says there's no reason any WBC games should be umpired by men from the same country as one of the teams.
Still, what happened in Anaheim Sunday was, shall we say, unfortunate. It was fortunate for the U.S. team that narrowly avoided a significant upset. But unfortunate for just about everybody else who cares about such things. What happened Sunday in Anaheim could easily have been avoided, and should have been.
To continue reading this article you must be an Insider
We see that you are not an ESPN Insider. Upgrade today and gain access to our exclusive coverage.
MORE MLB HEADLINES
- Rangers take Seahawks QB Wilson in draft
- Cano thanks N.Y., finalizes big Mariners deal
- Rule 5 pick Nieto on Biogenesis clinic list
- Source: Joba, Tigers agree on 1-year deal