Larry Young (umpire)


Larry Young (umpire)

Larry Eugene Young (born February 6 1954 in Dixon, Illinois) is a former umpire in Major League Baseball. After beginning his career in the American League in 1985, he worked throughout both leagues from 2000 until his retirement following the 2007 season. He umpired in the World Series in 1996 and 2003, and also in the American League Championship Series in 1992, 1998 and 2002. He officiated in two All-Star Games (1991, 2003), and in six Division Series (1996, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004); he was crew chief for the 2004 ALDS between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox. He wore uniform number 28. He also refereed a World Wrestling Federation (WWF) match between The Undertaker and King Kong Bundy at WrestleMania XI.

External links

* [http://www.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/mlb/official_info/umpires/bio.jsp?id=3046 Major league profile]
* [http://www.retrosheet.org/boxesetc/Y/Pyounl901.htm Retrosheet]


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