Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Mitch Williams explains what inspired him to curse out umpire in front of 10-year-olds

Williams isn't a stranger to cursing people out in public, getting banned from his daughter's basketball games in 2008, and telling Lenny Dykstra, who'd been bad mouthing him, to "get the **** out of my way" in 2013.

Mitch Williams explains what inspired him to curse out umpire in front of 10-year-olds

(c/o Deadspin)
(c/o Deadspin)

Williams isn't a stranger to cursing people out in public, getting banned from his daughter's basketball games in 2008, and telling Lenny Dykstra, who'd been bad mouthing him, to "get the **** out of my way" in 2013.

Back then, Williams claimed he never used profanity.

The video shows otherwise. 

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Which brings us to this past weekend, when Williams, coaching his son's team at a Ripken Baseball tournament in Aberdeen, MD, felt like his point could be made best from a more mustache-adjacent position with a little league umpire.

Witness accounts seem to indicate that Williams was the aggressor, not long after an audio announcement from Cal Ripken asking everyone to "let the players play."

That's twice now that Williams, despite evidence to the contrary - in one case video evidence - defended himself without question. 

And so,
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