Monday, January 21, 2019

Plate Meeting Podcast - Call for ?s - Rich Garcia

We're pleased to announce our upcoming Plate Meeting podcast here at with guest Rich Garcia, a 25-year AL umpire veteran with 3,398 regular season games, 104 ejections, three Division Series, five League Championship Series, and four World Series to his name. Submit your questions here at or, if you have the mobile app, you can send us a voice message via our Plate Meeting podcast profile.

Garcia began his professional career in the 1970 Florida State League, working his way through the Southern and International Leagues before his 1975 American League debut. Ejecting Billy Martin just three games into his major league career, Garcia went toe-to-toe with the likes of Earl Weaver, Whitey Herzog, Tony LaRussa, Bobby Cox, Lou Piniella, and Joe Torre before stepping off the field in 1999.

The Plate Meeting, a Left Field Umpire Podcast is CCS's official audio show where we talk umpiring with umpires, and discuss officiating related issues, including analysis or other conversation pertaining to plays, ejections, rules, and more.

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