Gary Cederstrom, originally from Minot is one of the better umpires in Major League Baseball and he will be an umpire for the ALCS.

The American League Championship Series which begins tonight (Fri. Oct. 13) in Houston features the Astros and the New York Yankees.

Cederstrom was also an umpire for the National League Wild Card game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies.

Cederstrom did not work either the NLDS or the ALDS.

The Minot native has worked multiple playoff series and World Series as well one All-Star game since his Major League career began in 1997.

The umpiring crew for the World Series has not yet been announced.

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