Mark is the medical coordinator for The Umpire School (TUS). These tips came from discussions with Mark and his talk "Common Injuries for Umpires" he gives at TUS.
We'll place these on the Good Calls - Baseball and Umpiring Blog.
Planned Topics include:
- Collar bone protection through proper chest protector spacing
- Pre-game preparations for medical emergencies
- Post-concussions awareness
- Pre-game stretching and benefits
- Preventing heat illness
- Handling contusions