Legendary Manager vs. Umpire tirade – fave

Former Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver was one of the more memorable characters in baseball during his era. On September 17, 1980 the Orioles hosted the Detroit Tigers, and first base umpire Bill Haller was wearing a microphone for a documentary about the daily life of a big league ump. In the top of the first inning, Haller called a balk on Orioles pitcher Mike Flanagan… and then the fun began.

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