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Armando Galarraga Perfect Game Video: History Ruined!

Or should I say…near perfect game. In an unbelievable moment, umpire Jim Joyce called the 27th Indians hitter, No. 9 man Jason Donald, safe at first base when he was out by at least a step. Think there should be expanded instant replay in baseball? Here’s the video:

(Note: YouTube may remove this video. Enjoy it while it lasts.)

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  1. [...] gaffe I speak of is, of course, Jim Joyce’s inexcusable blown call in the 9th inning of Wednesday night’s Tigers-Indians game, which robbed Detroit starting [...]

    Posted by Armando Galarraga Perfect Game Lost By Bad Call: Expanded Instant Replay Needed | Sports of Boston | June 3, 2010, 2:57 am

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