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Paul Emmel

Paul Emmel, Crew Chief – 50


CAREER: Became a member of the Major League staff in 1999...was appointed a crew chief for the 2017 season...has worked the All-Star Game (2002, 13); the 2014 NL Wild Card Game and 2015 AL Wild Card Game; Division Series (2002-03, 06, 08-10, 12-13, 16); the 2007 American League Championship Series and the 2014 (Replay) and 2015 National League Championship Series; and the 2013 World Series...worked the semi-finals and finals of the 2009 WorldBaseball Classic at Dodger Stadium...was an instructor at MLB's inaugural Umpire Camps (, held at MLB's Urban Youth Academy in Compton, California, in November 2006...previously umpired in the New York-Penn League (1992-93), South Atlantic League (1994), California League (1995), Florida State League (1996), Eastern League (1996-97) and International League (1998).

PERSONAL: Born in May 1968 in Michigan...has a son and a daughter....resides in Colorado...graduated from Central Michigan University with a B.A. in Finance (1991)...began umpiring in college.

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