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Paul Edward Runge

Paul Edward Runge, Canadian baseball umpire, realtor. Umpire All-Star games, San Diego, Houston, Pittsburgh, 1978, 86, 94, Championship Series, 1977, 81, 82, 85, 88, 90, World Series, 1979, 84, 89, 93. Baseball scholar Arizona State University, 1961; named Umpire of Year by Harry Wendelsted School of Umpiring, 1993; inducted Hall of Fame San Diego High School, 1991.

Background

  • Runge, Paul Edward was born on October 20, 1940 in St. Catherine's, Ontario, Canada. Came to the United States, 1947. Son of Edward Paul and Viola Irene (Meek) Runge.

  • Education

    • Student, San Diego City College, 1961. Bachelor in Education and Business, Arizona State University, 1964.

    Career

    • Umpire National League of Professional Baseball.

    Major achievements

    • Umpire All-Star games, San Diego, Houston, Pittsburgh, 1978, 86, 94, Championship Series, 1977, 81, 82, 85, 88, 90, World Series, 1979, 84, 89, 93.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: New Apostolic Church

    Membership

    Member Helenic Cultural Society. Member Major League Umpires Association Union (president, vice president, board directors), San Diego Board Realtors, Arizona State University Alumni Association, Phi Delta Theta.

    Connections

    • Married Anastasia Mouzas, October 17, 1965. Children: Brian Edward, ReneĆ© Dyann.
    • father: Edward Paul Runge
    • mother: Viola Irene (Meek) Runge
    • spouse: Anastasia Mouzas
    • children: Brian Edward Runge
    • ReneĆ© Dyann Runge
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    Born October 20, 1940
    Nationality
    • 1961
      San Diego City College
    • 1964
      Arizona State University