MLB playoffs: Umpires for AL, NL Division Series

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Numerous postseason veterans will make up crews for the first two rounds of the MLB playoffs.

MLB playoffs: Umpires for AL, NL Division Series

Numerous postseason veterans will make up crews for the first two rounds of the MLB playoffs.

Major League Baseball has announced the umpire crews that will work the AL and NL Division Series.

The crews are studded with postseason veterans, most notably Dodgers-Diamondbacks crew chief Gerry Davis, who will be working his 31st playoff series.

The full listing of umpires with Game 1 assignments follows:

AL wild-card game umpires (Yankees vs. Twins)

AL Division Series umpires (Red Sox vs. Astros)

POS

UMPIRE

POSTSEASON EXPERIENCE

HP

Dan Bellino

3 DS

1B

Angel Hernandez

8 DS; 8 LCS; 2 WS

2B

Ted Barrett*

4 WC; 8 DS; 8 LCS; 3 WS

3B

Mark Wegner

2 WC; 7 DS; 4 LCS; 1 WS

LF

Mike Everitt

2 WC; 8 DS; 6 LCS; 3 WS

RF

Marty Foster

2 DS

AL Division Series umpires (Indians vs. Yankees)

POS

UMPIRE

POSTSEASON EXPERIENCE

HP

Vic Carapazza

3 DS

1B

Dan Iassogna

3 WC; 5 DS; 4 LCS; 1 WS

2B

Dana DeMuth*

10 DS; 5 LCS; 5 WS

3B

Brian O'Nora

7 DS; 1 LCS; 1 WS

LF

Jeff Nelson

3 WC; 6 DS; 7 LCS; 3 WS

RF

Adrian Johnson

1 DS

NL Division Series umpires (Cubs vs. Nationals)

POS

UMPIRE

POSTSEASON EXPERIENCE

HP

Cory Blaser

1 WC; 1 DS

1B

Ron Kulpa

9 DS; 3 LCS; 1 WS

2B

Fieldin Culbreth

6 DS; 6 LCS; 2 WS

3B

Laz Diaz

5 DS; 3 LCS; 1 WS

LF

Jerry Layne*

1 WC; 9 DS; 5 LCS; 2 WS

RF

Will Little

1 WC

NL Division Series umpires (Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks)

POS

UMPIRE

POSTSEASON EXPERIENCE

HP

Paul Nauert

6 DS; 1 LCS

1B

Phil Cuzzi

2 WC; 6 DS; 2 LCS

2B

Gerry Davis*

2 WC; 13 DS; 10 LCS; 5 WS

3B

Alan Porter

3 DS

LF

Bill Miller

3 WC; 7 DS; 5 LCS; 2 WS

RF

Quinn Wolcott

1 WC

* - series crew chief

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