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Nobody’s Perfect: The Advancement of Major League Baseball (PART 1)

PART 1: Galarraga’s (Im)perfect Game

It’s a warm June night at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan.

Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga  is on the mound facing the Cleveland Indians, Galarraga has retired 26 of 27 batters and his bid for a perfect game comes down to a  9th inning battle against Indians batter… 366 more words

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The Birth of Instant Replay (via Sports on Earth)

Four years later — to the day — it’s still nearly impossible for me to listen to Jim Joyce’s postgame interview after missing the call that cost Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga his perfect game.

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