April 30, 2013

MLB umpire Paul Emmel forgets count, calls strike out on strike two (Video)

As many baseball players and umpires can attest to, games can run a little long and at times, you can lose track of what is going on.

During Monday night's Kansas City Royals/Cleveland Indians game, home plate umpire Paul Emmel in the fifth inning made a notable blunder.

With Cleveland's Lonnie Chisenhall at the plate, Emmel called an emphatic strike three to end the inning but sadly for Paul, it was only the second strike:

(Courtesy of Ebaum's World)

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