• You can't take the 'Cowboy' out of Joe West, who will umpire 5,000th game

    3 days ago - By Los Angeles Times

    Controversial umpire “Cowboy” Joe West will become just the third umpire in baseball history to call 5,000 games when he works Tuesday night's game between the Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks, a pair of franchises that didn't even exist when he began his major league career in 1976. West,...
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  • On eve of 5,000th game, umpire Joe West hilariously quips on all things baseball

    On eve of 5,000th game, umpire Joe West hilariously quips on all things baseball

    3 days ago - By Sporting News

    Umpire Joe West is scheduled to call his 5,000th MLB game on Tuesday night, when the Rockies host the Diamondbacks at Coors Field.
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