Sport WATCH: Umpire has giant moth pulled from ear during Yankees-White Sox game

18:20  09 august  2018
18:20  09 august  2018 Source:

Umpire Stops Baseball Game to Pull Live Moth Out of Ear With Tweezers

  Umpire Stops Baseball Game to Pull Live Moth Out of Ear With Tweezers The incident captured commentators' attention.A moth got stuck in the umpire's ear

Disgusting moment MLB umpire pulls a LIVE MOTH from his ear after it flew in and got stuck during Umpire Bruce Dreckman dashed off the field during Yankees v White Sox A large moth had flown into his ear before the ninth innings on Wednesday night

Second base umpire Bruce Dreckman needed a trainer's assistance to remove a giant bug that had flown into his ear during the Yankees - White Sox game .

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When Bruce Dreckman walked out on Guaranteed Rate Field for the White Sox-Yankees game Wednesday, he likely didn't expect to have a battle with a giant moth.

But that's exactly what happened in the ninth inning when the moth flew into the umpire's ear, which forced him to leave the game and get it pulled out.


Dreckman didn't seemed fazed by the winged creature getting stuck in his ear. He had help pulling it out and jogged back on the field.

Shockingly, the moth was still alive and was fluttering around.

Despite the short delay, the Yankees still thumped the White Sox, 7-3.

Watch: Yankees 3B coach Phil Nevin chews out players during, after 7-5 loss to Orioles .
Phil Nevin was not pleased with the Yankees effort in the team's sixth loss to the 33-75 Orioles.The Yankees have not played well against the 33-75 Orioles this season. After a 7-5 loss to Baltimore on Wednesday, the team now has a 6-6 record against their division rival this year.

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