View Full Version : MLB names VP in charge of umpires

08-01-2005, 10:08 PM
BOSTON, MA - Red Sox Vice President/Baseball Operations Mike Port, a veteran of more than 35 years in the game including the last 12 seasons in Boston, has been named Vice President, Umpiring by Major League Baseball.


08-01-2005, 10:21 PM
Does this give the Red Sox an "in" with the umpires from now on?

08-01-2005, 11:14 PM
What does this job entail?

08-02-2005, 12:00 AM
What does this job entail?

Hopefully, it entails telling the umpires the games don't take place in their asses, and, therefore, they should remove their heads from such.

08-02-2005, 12:03 AM
What does this job entail?

Freeing Bud Selig of handling the umpires union that he forced down the throats of the previous union five years ago.