May 16, 2012

Carlos Lee runs into first base umpire, umpire falls down (Video)

For those of you who think that being an MLB umpire is a safe job, check out what happened to umpire Hunter Wendelstedt during yesterday's Astros/Phillies match.

Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins hit a line drive in the direction of Astros first baseman Carlos Lee who lost his balance trying to make the play on the ball. 

Lee then hit Hunter Wendelstedt who was the first base umpire and sent him to the ground:

Both men would end up being okay.

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