Robot umpires debut at Atlantic league All-Star Game

Is an automated strike zone coming to MLB soon? Tests are already underway in the minors and Mike Lucas, Robb Vogel and Jon Arias talked about i on Thursday's Lucas in the Morning.

Read more about the Atlantic League using an automated strike zone here: America's pastime is taking a strike at the future. An automated ball-strike system, or ABS, will be used to call balls and strikes Wednesday night at the Atlantic League All-Star Game in York. It's a first for professional baseball. "I think that the times are changing and it's something that we should probably embrace," said Brian deBrauwere, an umpire.

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