Friday, March 8, 2013

UEFL Profile of MLB Umpire: Hunter Wendelstedt

Umpire Hunter Wendelstedt
Introducing the UEFL Profile of MLB Umpire Hunter Wendelstedt.
Name: Harry Hunter Wendelstedt III
Date of Birth: June 22, 1971
Place of Birth: Atlanta, Georgia

MiLB Leagues Worked: Appalachian, South Atlantic, Florida State, Eastern, International, Pacific Coast, Florida Instructional.
MLB Debut: 1998 (NL)
Level: MLB
Umpire Uniform Number: 21
Crew Chief: No
2013 Crew: Jerry Layne -cc, Greg Gibson, Alan Porter.

2013 Ejections: 4 (100%)
Ejection 161 (HOU M Bo Porter; QOC = Y).
Ejection 096 (WAS LF Bryce Harper; QOC = Y).
Ejection 051 (BAL P Jason Hammel; QOC = U).
Ejection 034 (SEA M Eric Wedge; QOC = Y).

2012 Ejections: 1 (100%)
Ejection 041 (MIL P Tim Dillard; QOC = U).

Ejection History: 4 (2005), 6 (2006), 4 (2007), 4 (2008), 5 (2009), 6 (2010), 8 (2011), 1 (2012)

UEFL History: Hunter Wendelstedt

Postseason and Special Events History
World Baseball Classic: 2009
All-Star Game: 2011
Wild Card Game: -
Division Series: 2003, 2010, 2013, 2014
Championship Series: 2006
World Series: 2014

Notes: Hunter's father Harry umpired NL games for 33 years, including several series with Hunter in 1998. The Wendelstedts are the only father-son to have umpired a Major League game together.
» Administrates the Wendelstedt Umpire School in Florida.
» Involvement with YMCA Ormond Beach, YMCA Edgewater Charity Golf Tournaments.
» Hobbies include fishing, cooking and skiing.

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