Players win and lose games, not umpires.
I get that.
I also get that part of the beauty of the game of baseball is the human element; replay only for home runs and that is exactly the way I'd like to keep it.
But in the name of Ron Luciano, Joe West has missed at least three 3rd strike calls and even called a foul tip on a ball that Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, Helen Keller, and Ronnie Milsap would have gotten right.
And at least 2 out of the 4 aren't only blind, they're DEAD.
Hats for bats, hit the mascot, and If you build it, they will come.
Extra Innings at Fenway.
Get the Cardiac Paddles warmed up.
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