Umps fix their Game 1 mistake
By correcting a call blown by one their own, umps spare game embarrassment
BOSTON -- Imagine, St. Louis fans, if umpires had bothered to consult with each other in 1985.
Plate umpire Jim Quick: Ummm, Don. I had a pretty good view of that play at first and I'm pretty sure Jorge Orta was out.
Denkinger: No, the play was right in front of me. I saw it clearly. He was safe. Just stick to calling balls and strike, Jim, OK?
Third-base umpire Jim McKean: No, Don. Jim is right. I had a good view from third base, too. He was out.
Left-field umpire ...
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