Jerry Meals

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Birthday
20, 1961
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
20, 1961 (age 56)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

MLB umpire who began umpiring in the major leagues in 1998. He has worked a number of division series playoff games as well as the 2002 All-Star Game.

Before Fame

He was a second baseman at Salem High School and later attended Joe Brinkman Umpire School.

Trivia

He has umpired many notable MLB games, such as Justin Varlander's second no-hitter and a 19-inning game between the Pirates and Braves which turned out to be the longest game in Pirates history.

Family Life

He married a woman named Robyn and has five children.

Associated With

He was hit in the mask by a fastball from pitcher Kerry Wood during his first full season as an umpire.