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Multiple umpires-usually two, three or four, but sometimes six for championship games-are typically assigned to a game.

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Q: How many umpires are on the field for major league games?
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How many umpires in a baseball game?

I've noticed they have 2 additional umpires for playoff games this year, totaling 6. Must be a new standard. Depends in a Major league game there is 4 umpires on a field any minor league games normally 3 but it can depend on who can be there.

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