1970 World Series
Himself - First Base Umpire / Himself - Second Base Umpire / Himself - Third Base Umpire / ...
- Game 5
... Himself - First Base Umpire
- Game 4
... Himself - Second Base Umpire
- Game 3
... Himself - Third Base Umpire
- Game 2
... Himself - Left Field Umpire
- Game 1
... Himself - Right Field Umpire
Did You Know?
[Remembering his first major-league regular-season game in Washington DC, where an FBI agent stopped him as he tried to enter the umpire's room] I told him I was an umpire. He said there aren't any Negro umpires in the majors. So I told him, "There won't be if you don't let me go."
The first African-American umpire in major league baseball history, he worked in the American League from 1965 to 1970. He officiated in the 1970 World Series and in the 1967 All-Star Game.
His karate-like chop to signal a strike