Umpires Association releases insane statement on Manny Machado's suspension

null Baseball The Major League Baseball Umpires Association has chimed in on Manny Machado's one game suspension and their statement sure is something.The UA used its verified Twitter account to tweet out a statement, and in the process used 12 different hashtags to get the point across. Hashtags such as "temper tantrum," "violence" and "make an example of." #Disappointed #LeadByExample #NotAppreciated #Violence #TemperTantrum #Inaction #NotTolerated #MakeanExampleof #OneGameSuspension #RepeatOffender #Nonsense #UA @ @Padres @Buster_ESPN— Major League Baseball Umpires Association (@UA) June 18, 2019MORE: Watch 'ChangeUp,' a new live whiparound show on DAZNThe statement in full: Manny Machado received a one game suspension for contact with an umpire over balls and strikes and VIOLENTLY throwing his bat against the backstop with absolutely no regard to anyone's safety. Violence in the workplace is not tolerated, and offenders anre dealt with severly and even made examples of for the good of it's [sic] employees, as well as the company itself. Is this truly what wants to teach our youth?Now, Machado could have behaved in a more professional manner. But the UA's statement would have you believe Machado is a madman. The part of the statement that reads Machado had "absolutely no regard to anyone's s[......]

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