Umpires are better than you at calling players safe or out, and science proves it

Baseball fans are quick to think the player is safe, but they're often wrong.

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"The umpire does have a more accurate representation of what’s going on. Whereas what the audience members are perceiving is more of a real life lag, so to speak," said Chandler Krynen, a researcher at Arizona State University.

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