Home-plate ump takes a spill, third-base ump cracks up
Home-plate umpire Mike Muchlinski's center of gravity proved no match for the sheer momentum of Kelly Shoppach as the catcher chased a foul ball at Sunday's Yankees-Mariners game.
In the name of science, let's take a closer look.
Closer still ...
How about another angle?
If a regular old picture is worth a thousand words, then this GIF of Laz Diaz's reaction has got to be worth at least three times that many.
-- Molly Fitzpatrick / MLB.com