Cubs legend Fergie Jenkins has hilarious reaction to Joe West retiring

Cubs legend Fergie Jenkins has hilarious reaction to Joe West retiring

Fergie Jenkins trolls Joe West upon news the umpire is retiring from baseball.
Jenkins made 3 journeys to the Midsummer Classic and won the 1971 NL Cy Young in Cubs uniform. In 1991, Jenkins was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on the 3rd ballot.

It had actually selected up steam throughout the social media age, but even Jenkins, who has actually not pitched in 40 years utilized to refer to him as Ray Charles when he was behind the plate.
In his remarkable profession, Jenkins won 284 games and recorded 3,192 strikeouts. Jenkins made three journeys to the Midsummer Classic and won the 1971 NL Cy Young in Cubs uniform. In 1991, Jenkins was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on the third ballot.

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Chicago Cubs legend Fergie Jenkins reacts hilariously to Joe West lastly retiring.
Not given that 1983 has Fergie Jenkins pitched for the Chicago Cubs, but he too remembers what it was like when Joe West was behind the plate.
One of baseballs most heavily slammed umpires has lastly decided to call it a career. From one years to another, baseball fans had to deal with his inconsistent strike zone and other shenanigans in the field. It had actually gotten steam during the social networks age, but even Jenkins, who has not pitched in 40 years used to refer to him as Ray Charles when he lagged the plate.
Jenkins is among the best pitchers of his generation, so his dig of West upon his retirement is absolutely nothing brief of incredible.

As for West, he has his music profession and other cowboy things to anticipate in retirement. Rather, of making one of 30 fanbases mad each week, he can delight in a job done at this moment. One day, baseball will go to robot umpires, for much better or worse. Once the cyborgs take over, we are screwed as a human race. Just then will we wish West was still behind the plate doing his thing.
Today was a huge step in the dawn of robotic, cyborg umpires, so we finest prepare for our future war.