The Official Forum  

Go Back   The Official Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 77
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: MGKBLUE
Forum: Softball Fri Oct 29, 2010, 11:42am
Replies: 24
Views: 2,276
Posted By MGKBLUE
The NCAA mechanic is to go for help prior to...

The NCAA mechanic is to go for help prior to making the call in the situation described above.

NCAA Manual page 109: "If you are missing a piece of information necessary to making a call, go to...
Forum: Softball Tue Jul 27, 2010, 12:57pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,112
Posted By MGKBLUE
Thoughts to all his family, friends and the...

Thoughts to all his family, friends and the entire Nevada softball community. A loss of a great man.
Forum: Softball Sat Jun 05, 2010, 10:05pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,417
Posted By MGKBLUE
Here is the link. I believe that the videos...

Here is the link.

I believe that the videos are still outsaide the firewall.

SUIP Central Hub - Announcements (http://suip.arbitersports.com/FRONT/104484/Site)

Go to videos and then search...
Forum: Softball Wed Apr 21, 2010, 01:56pm
Replies: 27
Views: 2,569
Posted By MGKBLUE
The other side is the interpretation we have. ...

The other side is the interpretation we have.

The wording listed on the line-up means the line-up presented and accepted by the umpire during the pre-game meeting.

In this case we do not allow...
Forum: Softball Sun Dec 06, 2009, 10:57pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,061
Posted By MGKBLUE
Here is a good source, if you do not have the ASA...

Here is a good source, if you do not have the ASA CD.

Channel NFHS Softball Officials Education Channel - Dartfish.tv (http://www.dartfish.tv/WebPresenter/ChannelHome.aspx?CR=p2655)
Forum: Softball Thu Jul 09, 2009, 10:26am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,587
Posted By MGKBLUE
I agree with the comments made by NCASAUmp. ...

I agree with the comments made by NCASAUmp.

However, based upon the OP, the infield fly rule was not in effect as the runners were at 2nd and 3rd, with no runner at 1st.
Forum: Softball Tue May 19, 2009, 08:34pm
Replies: 79
Views: 6,941
Posted By MGKBLUE
I will also be in Las Vegas for the 18A.

I will also be in Las Vegas for the 18A.
Forum: Softball Tue May 12, 2009, 12:36pm
Replies: 18
Views: 2,323
Posted By MGKBLUE
The rule quote (9.1.1 Exception e) only applies...

The rule quote (9.1.1 Exception e) only applies to NFHS and not in ASA or NCAA.
Forum: Softball Mon May 11, 2009, 12:11pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,835
Posted By MGKBLUE
Sorry I was responding to the revised scanario,...

Sorry I was responding to the revised scanario, where the ball was caught.

Sorry for the confusion.
Forum: Softball Mon May 11, 2009, 12:03pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,835
Posted By MGKBLUE
Why not get three outs: a. The caught on...

Why not get three outs:

a. The caught on the batter;

b. The out on R2 for the interference by a retired runner (closest to home plate at the time of the interference; and

c. Out on R1 for...
Forum: Softball Mon May 11, 2009, 11:56am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,323
Posted By MGKBLUE
This is not an appealable action. For NFHS,...

This is not an appealable action.

For NFHS, there ia a provision in the rule book that when more than one out is declared that ends an inning, the defensive coach has the option of which out will...
Forum: Softball Sun May 10, 2009, 05:42pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,306
Posted By MGKBLUE
Agree completetly different scenarios but...

Agree completetly different scenarios but correct. No runs would score in the revised scenario.
Forum: Softball Mon May 04, 2009, 09:29pm
Replies: 56
Views: 4,070
Posted By MGKBLUE
I agree with you, but when in Rome. My wish,...

I agree with you, but when in Rome.

My wish, is ASA drop the wording as state this interp does not meet the obstruction definition.
Forum: Softball Mon May 04, 2009, 11:57am
Replies: 56
Views: 4,070
Posted By MGKBLUE
I agree that the wording should not be included,...

I agree that the wording should not be included, however, the interpretaion from the ASA State UIC is to take the Rule Supplement wording as stated.

This was a big discussion in my area last year...
Forum: Softball Fri May 01, 2009, 10:52am
Replies: 17
Views: 3,246
Posted By MGKBLUE
I received an Umpire Manual/Umpire Edition of the...

I received an Umpire Manual/Umpire Edition of the 2009 ASA rule book when I registered with my local state association.
Forum: Softball Fri May 01, 2009, 10:49am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,618
Posted By MGKBLUE
I like to arrive at the field about 90 minutes...

I like to arrive at the field about 90 minutes before game time. At 1 hour 15, I will go to the field to let the coaches know I am there, confirm game time, walk the field, confirm when I will be...
Forum: Softball Mon Apr 27, 2009, 11:18pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,224
Posted By MGKBLUE
I do both baseball and softball and use the...

I do both baseball and softball and use the hammer for both. To me the pont just looks plain stupid.
Forum: Softball Mon Apr 27, 2009, 11:13pm
Replies: 25
Views: 2,159
Posted By MGKBLUE
Agree with Dakota.

Agree with Dakota.
Forum: Softball Thu Apr 02, 2009, 12:23pm
Replies: 12
Views: 2,383
Posted By MGKBLUE
Seen lots of these bats. They get loose where...

Seen lots of these bats. They get loose where the two piece bats meet at the plastic ring just below the grip.

I see two things:

a. You can bend the two part creating a gap at the plastic...
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 31, 2009, 10:17pm
Replies: 15
Views: 6,920
Posted By MGKBLUE
At the start of the season this is exactly what I...

At the start of the season this is exactly what I was seeing. But after a lot of communication from the assigner to the college coaches and umpires, I have not seen the problem in the last month.
Forum: Softball Wed Mar 18, 2009, 03:08pm
Replies: 69
Views: 5,806
Posted By MGKBLUE
My jewelry pet peeve is not with high school that...

My jewelry pet peeve is not with high school that has a penalty. My pet peeve is with ASA, where there is no penalty so the players try and get away with wearing jewelry. If caught they take it...
Forum: Softball Fri Mar 13, 2009, 12:26pm
Replies: 68
Views: 4,033
Posted By MGKBLUE
Not sure that I would have called a time out to...

Not sure that I would have called a time out to clean the plate without first calling the batter out for abandonment.

However the OP, time was called, therefore,

Under Rule 5-2-2-b, a runner...
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 10, 2009, 12:51pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,909
Posted By MGKBLUE
Try this website under Designated Player Rule ...

Try this website under Designated Player Rule

Cactus Umpires: High School Umpire Stuff (http://www.cactusumpires.com/pages/main/federation.html)
Forum: Softball Fri Mar 06, 2009, 01:13am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,751
Posted By MGKBLUE
This is the only mechanic I have been taught,...

This is the only mechanic I have been taught, have taught and used since starting to umpire, both for high school and ASA.
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 03, 2009, 12:46pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,652
Posted By MGKBLUE
NFHS has a similar rule to ASA when a throw is...

NFHS has a similar rule to ASA when a throw is going to first base from the foul side of first base, but only when a double base is being used at first base. Refer to NFHS rule 8-10-2 a and c.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 77

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:46pm.



Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.0 RC1