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Galarraga’s Game to Remain Imperfect

Everyone knows that OJ was guilty, everyone knows that Barry Bonds was on steroids, and everyone knows that Armando Galarraga pitched a perfect game. Through 8.2 innings, the Detroit righty had retired each and every batter he faced. With one out to go, a missed call by the now infamous umpire Jim Joyce cost Galarraga […]

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 […]

Armando Galarraga Perfect Game Lost By Bad Call: Expanded Instant Replay Needed

The NFL has it. The NBA has it. Hell, even the NHL, that red-headed step brother of a professional sports league has it. What is “it,” exactly? Expanded instant replay. After a certain gaffe on Wednesday night involving a near-perfect game, it’s become clearer than ever that Major League Baseball needs to finally step into […]

Mark Buehrle Pitches Perfect Game

While most Americans were at work, Chicago White Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle was making quick work of the Tampa Bay Rays, pitching just the 16th perfect game in modern baseball history. Buehrle, 30, already has a no-hitter on his resume and struck out six Rays while allowing no hits and no walks in Chicago’s 5-0 […]