Leadership: Ford Frick’s Ten Commandments of Umpiring

October 22, 2011

There is a great deal of difference between leading and umpiring.  But sometimes leaders do have to umpire, and these ten commandments of umpiring from former Baseball Commissioner Ford Frick are good commandments for leaders at all times:

h/t Joe Posnanski; source: http://www.baseball-almanac.com/legendary/lifrick2.shtml.


About Doug Bennett

Doug Bennett is Emeritus President and Professor of Politics at Earlham College. He has a wife, Ellen, and two sons, Tommy (born 1984) and Robbie (born 2003).
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