Laz Diaz

Russell Martin (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images), Laz Diaz (credit: Steve Ruark/Getty Images)

Palladino: Russell Martin Tiff With Umpire Laz Diaz Nothing New

It is a certainty that the egos of some umpires — who by the way should go largely unnoticed if they’re doing their job properly — are alive and well.


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Earn The Privilege? Yankees’ Martin Says Ump Wouldn’t Let Him Toss Back To Mound

Fans in Anaheim didn’t just take in a ballgame Wednesday night. Apparently they also had seats for The Umpire Strikes Back.