By Tracy Wright For Dailymail.com
Published: 16:35 GMT, 8 November 2019 | Updated: 16:35 GMT, 8 November 2019
Jim Edmonds enlisted the help of local authorities to make sure that estranged wife Meghan King was fit to watch their three children after she returned home from a night out with her friends.
The 49-year-old former baseball player was on duty to watch their kids and 'called the police to protect the situation and make sure there were no further issues' after she drank a few glasses of wine and came home, according to US Weekly.
Meghan, 35, was confirmed 'fit enough' to take care of their kids but was reportedly left 'humiliated' by the ordeal, just hours before Jim took to Instagram to boast about 'moving day' into their palatial St. Louis home.
Yikes: Jim Edmonds enlisted the help of local authorities to make sure that estranged wife Meghan King was fit to watch their three children after she returned home from a night out with her friends
'Meghan came home from being out with friends and she had a couple glasses of wine,' a source reported. 'It was the first time Jim stayed at her house and put the kids to sleep since he filed for divorce, so she met up with friends. She didn't drive.
'She was washing her face when she heard someone knock around 10:30 p.m. An officer was there with Jim and told her Jim said he was worried she couldn't care for [their] kids.'
Authorities asked if Meghan 'felt comfortable' taking care of their three children: Aspen, two, and 17-month-old twins Hayes and Hart.
'Of course, yes!' the former Real Housewives of Orange County star said. 'In your personal