Umpire Admits Blowing Perfect Game

With only one out to go, a pitcher for the Detroit Tigers was on the verge of one of baseball's loftiest and rarest accomplishments -- a pefect game -- until one blown call cost him a place in the record books. The Tigers' Armando Galarraga had not allowed a single hitter to reach base through eight and two-thirds innings when Jason Donald of the Cleveland Indians hit a ground ball towards first. Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera cleanly fielded the ball and tossed it to Galarraga, who was...Full Story
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