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Madison Bumgarner and Buster Posey of the San Francisco Giants celebrate winning Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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Bob Motley, 91, seen here in an undated photo, is the last surviving Negro League umpire. Motley Family Collection hide caption

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Bob Motley, Last Surviving Negro League Ump, Recalls Baseball History

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Mike Napoli of the Texas Rangers reacts after first base umpire Ron Kulpa calls Matt Holliday of the St. Louis Cardinals safe in the fourth inning of game three of the World Series.

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