May 24, 2015
NEW YORK (AP) - Chris Guccione has been promoted to the fulltime major league umpiring staff after spending the past nine seasons filling in for umpires who were on vacation or injured.
The 34-year-old Guccione has 14 seasons of professional experience, spending time in the Pioneer League (Rookie), Midwest and California leagues (Class A), Texas League (Double-A) and Pacific Coast League (Triple-A).
He will be part of Ed Montague's crew with Jerry Layne and Tony Randazzo.
Copyright 2015 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.