"This was the worst umpiring performance at an Angels game since Leslie Nielsen in 'The Naked Gun.'"
-- first sentence in my column after Game 4 of the 2009 American League Championship Series
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- I admit it. I've abused umpires.
I've maniacally yelled at umpires as if I was an angry combination of Lou Piniella, Bobby Cox and Earl Weaver ("Are you kidding me!?!?! I was SAFE!!!! I swear to God I'm going to take that &*#%@ base and shove it ...