THE AL'S BEST
1) STEVE PALERMO
"In a class of his own. He hustles, and he's consistent. I just enjoy working with him."
2) RICH GARCIA
"Solid, reliable and fun to have behind you."
3) JOHN SHULOCK
"He has a temper, but he always wants to make the right call."
4) JOHN HIRSCHBECK
"The best young ump. Reasonable. Big zone."
5) DAVE PHILLIPS
"A consummate professional. On the ball all the time."
THE NL'S BEST
1) LEE WEYER
"The biggest strike zone. Consistent game after game and there aren't many like that."
2) DUTCH RENNERT
"Doesn't miss many. One of the best for a long time."
3) DOUG HARVEY
"Still cares about doing the best possible job."