Outsports profiles first openly gay MLB umpire Dale Scott
As a Major League Baseball umpire for the past 29 seasons, Dale Scott has worked three World Series, three All-Star Games, two no-hitters and numerous playoff games. He is also the first out active male official in the MLB, NBA, NHL, or NFL, and the first Major League Baseball umpire to publicly say he is gay while active.
NFL and MLB go purple during last night's #SpiritDay games
Major League Baseball joins the nationwide support of #SpiritDay for LGBT youth
For those contending for the World Series trophy, most colors are red, blue and orange, but not for today. You will see purple across all baseball teams.