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Old 07-11-2019, 06:27 AM   #9186
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Originally Posted by Tom Renda View Post
Robot umpiring (at least for calling balls and strikes) is here at last!

From now on, when you don't like the call, you can e-mail Microsoft and give them a piece of your mind!

I don't think it will be too long before we use robots to study and decide instant replays, too, because they can discern time and distance in micro units.

Eventually, the people currently called "umpires" will be called "Service Techs," who are only there to maintain and operated the Umpire Robots. (To overcome resistance from the union, the former umpires will get all you can eat free hot dogs during the game).

Play ball!! (Er, I mean, initiate program!)
I can't wait for the first all robot game. Players umpires and managers will all look like Himey
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