Spiegel: Gary Darling interview, MLB predictions (Hour 3)
Hit & Run with Matt Spiegel
In the third hour, Matt Spiegel was joined by former MLB umpire Gary Darling to discuss the problem with robotic strike zones, the Chicago managers who had a lot of character and his charity work with Umps Care. Spiegel then discussed how baseball will sound without fans in the stands this season, using examples from the intrasquad contests recently. Later, Spiegel shared his predictions for the new MLB season.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Heart of Sports w Jason Springer & Jeff Cohen: Evan Macy on Sixers/Eagles, Gary Darling on Umps Care
The Heart of Sports with Jason Springer & Jeff Cohen
Today on the Heart of Sports, the guys opened the show with Sports Editor for the Philly Voice Evan Macy calling in to break down the Sixers/Raptors series and talk Eagles/NFL Draft. Then they were joined by former MLB Umpire Gary Darling to talk about the Umps Care charities and efforts.
The Plate Meeting, a LF Umpire Podcast from Close Call Sports
In this seventh episode of The Plate Meeting, a LF Umpire Podcast from Close Call Sports, 28-year MLB veteran crew chief Gary Darling joins the show to discuss his officiating career, UMPS CARE Charities, umpire nicknames, and answer some of your questions.--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-plate-meeting/support
Former MLB umpire Gary Darling joined the podcast to discuss Umps Care and his nearly 30-year career. Umps Care is a charity foundation that works with children’s hospitals and foster care organizations to get kids out to games. The umpires also visit hospitals to talk baseball with kids. Gary explains the origins of Umps Care and also talks about the highlights of his career, including special moments in 1998 and 2003.