The Leading Edge: Umpire Stories
Top of the 4th - David Cass

Top of the 4th - David Cass

July 11, 2020

On this episode Leading Edge Entertainment talks with long time Baseball Canada Umpire & Supervisor, a Dick Willis Umpire of the Year recipient, and a man who prefers pencils over pens - David Cass.

Topics covered are umpiring in the New Brunswick Senior Baseball League, The 2010 World Young (Junior) Baseball Championships and blog Hacking.

So sit back, relax, get ready - it's coming!

Show Link:

PanAm Gold 2015 - Toronto:
http://tinyurl.com/dspanam

Bottom of the 3rd - Matt Schule

Bottom of the 3rd - Matt Schule

July 4, 2020

On this episode Leading Edge Entertainment talks with Baseball Canada Level 4 Umpire, Saskatoon & District Baseball Umpire Association President and a man who prefers pedicures over go-karts - Matt Schule.

We talk about his experience at 4 Baseball Canada national championships, being the SDBUA president and we do our best to get his debit card pin.

So sit back, relax & get ready - Because It's coming.

SDBUA Link as promised:

https://tinyurl.com/SDBUA

 

 

Top of the 3rd - Trevor Drury

Top of the 3rd - Trevor Drury

June 28, 2020

On this episode we talk with Baseball Canada Level 6 & WBSC umpire Trevor Drury.

Trevor shares with us his accomplished baseball resume and stories from when he needed to be set on the straight and narrow, his experiences at WBSC championships, being named a Baseball Canada Dick Willis award winner and many more.

So sit back, relax and get ready - because it's coming!

Show link - "The Call" - http://tiny.cc/wbsc2015_U18_final

 

Bottom of the 2nd - Brad Johnston & Sean Weatherill

Bottom of the 2nd - Brad Johnston & Sean Weatherill

June 20, 2020

On this episode we talk with Alberta Umpire & LLWS Alumni Brad Johnston & BCBUA Umpire Sean Weatherill about their experience as a crew at the 2019 Baseball Canada Cup.

There's a few ejection stories, multiple Garth Brooks references and laughs from along the way.

So sit back, relax and enjoy.....because it's coming!

Top of the 2nd - Aaron (A-Aron) Roberts

Top of the 2nd - Aaron (A-Aron) Roberts

June 13, 2020

We talk with MiLB alumni and current Baseball Canada & WBSC Umpire Aaron Roberts.

Topics covered are: small towns, the minor leagues and all the way to a world championship, and how he continually strives to work on calling the low outside corner.

So sit back, relax & enjoy - it's coming!

Link to Aaron's catcher adventure (2:22:02)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGOl3D124_E&t=10228s

Bottom of the 1st - Scott Mills

Bottom of the 1st - Scott Mills

June 6, 2020

The Leading Edge chats with Baseball Saskatchewan Provincial Umpire Supervisor - Scott Mills about the Baseball Saskatchewan Provincial Umpire Program, growing the game, opportunities for female umpires in Saskatchewan, Umpiring the 2017 Canada Games and the time someone's jock strap ended up frozen in a bucket of water.

So sit back, relax and get ready, because it's coming

Top of the 1st - Jeremy Nash

Top of the 1st - Jeremy Nash

May 31, 2020

1st Episode - we get into the idea behind the podcast and the vision.

We bring on Baseball New Brunswick (NBBUA) & Baseball Canada Umpire Jeremy Nash to talk about growing up umpiring, his successes and the time he almost got kicked out of the Baseball Canada national umpire program (not really).

So sit back relax and get ready because it's coming!

PS:  Rookie podcaster here - feel free to leave feedback and ideas of where you would like to see the show go.

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