You’re watching a play and you notice something that warrants a closer look - even a call that just might go your way.
You want to make an appeal to the umpire. How would you go about It? Would you call time out, or just motion to the closest umpire "I want an appeal for… "
Appeals are a part of the game that very few amateurs understand. If you’re really on top of things, appeals can work for you in big ways - but, there’s a right and wrong way to do it. By the way, there are certain protocols in baseball that have to do with the proper respect necessary when approaching an umpire when requesting an appeal.