Tag Archives: umpires

  • This Mike Napoli Ejection Was Some Serious Bull$%*& (Video)

    This Mike Napoli Ejection Was Some Serious Bull$%*& (Video)

    If any of the 37,401 fans at Fenway Park on Monday night actually bought a ticket because they wanted to watch the umpires, they probably really enjoyed the Mike Napoli ejection. Everybody else in attendance was probably pretty pissed off. Napoli struck out looking to end the bottom of the first against John Danks and […]

  • Australian Tennis Douche Nick Kyrgios Rips Wimbledon Umpire  (Videos)

    Australian Tennis Douche Nick Kyrgios Rips Wimbledon Umpire (Videos)

    Sure, that headline may be a little harsh. But then Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios can be a pretty harsh guy. On Wednesday, the 26th-ranked 20-year-old advanced to the third round with a convincing three-set victory over 35th-ranked Juan Monaco. However, an argument with chair umpire Ali Nili overshadowed his achievement. Apparently one of the […]

  • Let’s All Cringe at this Umpire Nutshot from the Royals-Angels Game (GIF)

    Let’s All Cringe at this Umpire Nutshot from the Royals-Angels Game (GIF)

    Game 1 of the American League Division Series between the Kansas City Royals and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Orange County, California, America, didn’t just feature stellar defense from Royals outfielders Lorenzo Cain and Nori Aoki and a game-winning extra innings home run by Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas. It also featured a pretty nasty […]

  • MLB Umpire Brad Myers Takes Scorching Line Drive to the Nuts (Video + GIF)

    MLB Umpire Brad Myers Takes Scorching Line Drive to the Nuts (Video + GIF)

    The vast majority of the time, you really don’t even notice where the umpires are on the field during a baseball game. They just kind of blend in and do their jobs. Unfortunately, during yesterday’s spring training game between the Reds and Indians, everyone noticed where third base umpire Brad Myers was. And that’s because […]

  • Wave Goodbye to These Giants Fans (GIF)

    Wave Goodbye to These Giants Fans (GIF)

    This post was supposed to be about an Oakland A’s fan taunting a San Francisco Giants fan who was about to get ejected from last night’s A’s-Giants game. However, all I did was ask one little question and, all of a sudden, it turns into a post about umpire incompetence. Let me explain. You see, […]

  • Viktor Troicki Has a Tennis Tirade for the Ages at the Rome Masters (Video)

    Viktor Troicki Has a Tennis Tirade for the Ages at the Rome Masters (Video)

    Tennis tirades are fairly common. Unlike team sports, where responsibility for wins and losses is shared, in tennis all the pressure falls on one person. And, quite understandably, sometimes they buckle. That being said, some players have become legends for taking tirades to another level. John McEnroe is obviously the best example, and Serena Williams […]