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Bob Motley training at the Al Somers Umpire School before the program was passed on to Harry Wendelstedt
#TBT: Tom, a 2017 #HWumpireschool student, anxiously awaits his final evaluation.
Spoiler Alert: He qualified for MiLB!
Doesn't this make you want to learn his methods?
Time for another #HWumpireschool giveaway! Go to our Twitter account (@HWumpireschool) for details.
#TBT Orientation on the first day of the 2017 Class
All students at #HWumpireschool are provided with umpire pants, shirts, a hat, and a convertible jacket thanks to Gerry Davis Sports.
Your best memories at umpire school will be the time you share with your classmates and the inside jokes. In 2017, it didn't take us long to see the resemblance between Junior and "Junior Jr."
Keep those shoulders square & level. You can learn how to properly call pitches with us this January.
Tag a friend or family member that you'd like to bring with you to Umpire School
MLB umpire and #HWumpireschool instructor Ed Hickox, #15, talks with a student and his family at last year's banquet
Wouldn't you agree?!
Ed Hickox, MLB #15, talks base awards last year at umpire school
Getting closer and closer to Umpire School
Chris Guccione wears his white wristband in protest of the growing verbal attacks that umpires have been facing
One of our giveaway winners with his signed uniform. Watch on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook for the next one.
We'd like to take a moment to remember Ken Kaiser. Ken had worked in 2 World Series, 1 All Star Game and over 2,800 regular season games. The umpiring community will miss you.
You can be in this photo with the Class of 2018. Sign up today!
Learn from the best #HWumpireschool
Today is Chief's 79th birthday. Happy birthday in Heaven. #HailToTheChief
There's no better way to spend a night
From the movie Slap Shot, the Hanson brothers drop the gloves with the umpires in Rochester
Cowboy Joe West will work the plate in tonight's All-Star game
Happy 4th of July.
Side by side with two umpires in the 5,000 game club. Bruce Froemming (left) and Joe West (right)
So proud of John Tumpane. What an amazing story #UmpsCare
"Stand the test of time." (idiomatic): To remain useful or valued over a long period of time
Have you seen these wristbands on umpires this weekend? It's a #FathersDay tradition.
Happy Father's Day!
Sign up for Wendelstedt Umpire School and you can be as happy as Dave #BeAnUmpNotAGrump
We're doing a promotion on our Facebook page and giving away a uniform autographed by Hunter Wendelstedt.
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