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  • Does Armando Galarraga Deserve a Perfect Game?
    By on June 8, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    In what’s being called one of “the worst calls in baseball history,” umpire Jim Joyce “robbed” Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga of a perfect game — nine innings pitched with no hits, walks or errors after incorrectly calling a Cleveland Indians runner safe at first base. MLB commissioner Bud Selig says he won’t reverse a blown call.


  • Galarraga: “I’m happy. I’m sad. I don’t know.”
    By on June 5, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Galarraga, who was looking at the TV replays as one would a car accident or the Jerry Springer show — not wanting to watch but not able to look away — was a bundle of mixed emotions. In that circumstance, there’s no way he can call that safe. It’s what made me sad. I can’t help it. I really can’t help it.”