Planet of the Umps by Ken Kaiser

Ken Kaiser doesn't care for baseball, but he doesn't have to, because he's an umpire. This book chronicles former American League umpire Ken Kaiser's journey through the lowest of minor leagues to the lavish life style of the majors, up until the infamous umpire strike that led to his ultimate firing.

Full of hilarious stories that you'll never hear about on ESPN, Ken Kaiser shows you the other side of baseball we rarely hear about. If you love baseball you will love this book.