MLB umpire CB Bucknor is really bad at his chosen craft.

While this gross understatement may seem redundant, it can't be stressed enough. Sometimes the unquestionably worst umpire in the game decides to helpfully remind us all of this somber fact.

Bucknor was blowing calls left and right lately, and in consecutive games, no less. It's frustrating to the point of exasperation.

Click on over to The Daily Player to view incompetence at its thrilling best.

Incidentally, the music video concluding the article is Bruce Springsteen performing a different take on his Blinded by the Light. Kinda cool. Could beat his original version, which was first popularized by Manfred Man & His Men.

While you're here at Fanorama, here's something that's nifty cool; it's a baseball-themed keychain, featuring a ball, glove, and bat:

baseball theme keychain

If you're a partying person, you've probably got enough coin wedged in your furniture to make this purchase. So, dig around until you come up with $13.53 and consider this a found asset.

Relatively speaking.





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