MAJOR LEAGUE SERVICE TIME: 6 years
CAREER: Joined the Major League staff in 2009...was named one of the umpires for the 2011 All-Star Game in Arizona, working right field...worked the 2010 American League Division Series (NYY-MIN), the 2011 National League Division?Series (STL-PHI), the 2012 A.L. Wild Card Game and the 2012 National League Championship Series...has worked in the Pioneer League, Midwest League, California League, Texas League and Pacific Coast League...has worked Major League Spring Training and has been a call-up umpire for regular season Major League games since 2000...his first Major League game was on?April 25, 2000, when he was at third base in Tom Glavine's 1-0 shutout win over the Dodgers at Turner Field in Atlanta.
PERSONAL: Born in June 1974 in Colorado...married to Amy...they have a yellow lab named Remington...interests include hunting, fishing, camping and winemaking...also enjoys hiking and snowshoeing...Chris, Amy and Remington have climbed several peaks of 14,000 feet or higher throughout Colorado, where they reside...served as the grand marshal of the Parade of Lights in Salida, Colorado in November 2011.
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