MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest ‘abusive’ treatment

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MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest ‘abusive’ treatment

The World Umpires Association, the union representing Major League Baseball umpires, announced that umpires will be wearing white wristbands during all games to protest the escalating verbal attacks on umpires and their strong objection to the Office of the Commissioner’s response to the verbal attacks.
Toronto Blue Jays’ Steve Pearce, right, throws his bat after striking out against the Chicago Cubs during the third inning of a baseball game on Saturday in Chicago. Umpires will be wearing white wristbands to protest the escalating verbal attacks they receive from players.

MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest ‘abusive’ treatment

The World Umpires Association, the union representing Major League Baseball umpires, announced that umpires will be wearing white wristbands during all games to protest the escalating verbal attacks on umpires and their strong objection to the Office of the Commissioner’s response to the verbal attacks.
Toronto Blue Jays’ Steve Pearce, right, throws his bat after striking out against the Chicago Cubs during the third inning of a baseball game on Saturday in Chicago. Umpires will be wearing white wristbands to protest the escalating verbal attacks they receive from players.
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