Sam Holbrook

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 05:  Manager Fredi Gonzalez #33 of the Atlanta Braves argues an infield fly ruling in the eighth inning with third base umpire Jeff Nelson and left field umpire Sam Holbrook while taking on the St. Louis Cardinals during the National League Wild Card playoff game at Turner Field on October 5, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Infield Fly Umpire, Sam Holbrook Part Of ALCS Crew

Sam Holbrook, the umpire who made the controversial infield fly call that enraged the Atlanta Braves and their fans in the NL wild card game, was picked as part of the crew for the AL championship series.


Umpire Bill Miller (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Source: World Series Umpires Include First-Timers

The World Series umpiring crew will have a couple of first-timers — unlike last year.