Jim Joyce’s Son: Father Received Death Threats

After his father’s unfortunate call that cost Armando Galarraga a perfect game yesterday, Jimmy Joyce, son of umpire Jim Joyce, reported on his Facebook that his dad had received death threats.

Jim Joyce Received Death Threats According To Son On Facebook

Jimmy Joyce later added on the same Facebook account that he himself had received threats and that local Portland TV outlet KGW reported that because of those threats he was advised, “not to go to school for practice.”  Read more…