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How to eliminate calls like Jerry Meals'

Originally Published: July 27, 2011
By DJ Gallo | Page 2

Move over, Jim Joyce. There's a new MLB umpire who is a household name: Jerry Meals! Robbing pitchers of perfect games is so 2010. Now the cool thing is to ruin a 19-inning, seven-hour baseball game. But one thing hasn't changed: It seems terrible calls are in every year in baseball.

Here are a few ways baseball can change things so umpires stop making headlines.

Challenge flags

How it would work: Similar to the NFL, managers would have a limited amount ...

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