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Former MLB pitcher and MLB Network analyst Mitch "Wild Thing" Williams was thrown out of his 10-year-old son's Ripken Baseball tournament in Aberdeen, Maryland over the weekend for arguing with the umpire. Apparently things got really heated... Here are the details per Deadspin...
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One umpire finally confronted Williams after the former MLB pitcher shouted something to a parent in the stands about getting that umpire fired. The confrontation sparked a face-to-face argument that, one parent told us, was "just like the major leagues." Two different observers told us Williams had to be physically separated from the umpire by other coaches. Williams then refused to leave the field, causing a 10-minute delay in play; as a result of his antics, he was initially banned from the tournament.
Williams took to twitter to tell his side of the story...





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