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Tips for New Umpires

Tips for New Umpires

As a new umpire, you may encounter challenging situations that can make you feel uncertain or disheartened. The following tips can help you enhance your performance and umpire like a pro, especially when dealing with Little League rules. Prefer Angle Over Distance...

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How to Look Official: The Umpire Uniform

How to Look Official: The Umpire Uniform

As an umpire, it's important to maintain a well-kept appearance as it reflects your competence, authority, and preparedness. The Little League umpire uniform is distinct, and compared to other volunteers, umpires usually officiate games once they gain experience at...

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Best Cricket Umpires in the World

Best Cricket Umpires in the World

Perhaps one of the most challenging and crucial parts of any sport is umpiring. Additionally, umpires face particular challenges in Cricket compared to other sports. It takes great talent to make important decisions such as determining whether the batsman has hit the...

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The Evolution of Umpiring

The Evolution of Umpiring

Commonly known as the villains by fanatics, nonessentials by the press, and adversaries by the players, umpires have evolved in the history of baseball like stupid children in an album, as Furman Bisher expressed it. However, umpires are the most indispensable...

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