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Armando Galarraga Perfect Game

Baseball Will Be Here Soon -- Great Book to Put the Game in Perspective

Steve Kettmann | Posted 04.13.2013 | Books
Steve Kettmann

I love baseball books for the window they offer on life and human nature. I recently stumbled on a baseball book that blew me away -- and ought to be read far and wide.

A Modest Proposal -- But Really -- Expand Instant Replay!

Eric Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Eric Feldman

The limitations of the instant replay rules were seriously questioned after a blown call by umpire Jim Joyce at first base. But the protests have since died down. That is unfortunate, because it is time for instant replay to expand.

Armando Galarraga 'Perfect Game' Gear Going To Hall Of Fame

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The Hall of Fame has bagged the key evidence from Armando Galarraga's stolen perfect game. The Detroit Tigers have told the Hall they will donate the...

Jim Joyce & Armando Galarraga Make Up, Shake Hands

FanHouse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

In a classy gesture meant to show the world the Tigers had moved on from the night before, manager Jim Leyland had pitcher Armando Galarraga -- instea...

Robert Gibbs: Armando Galarraga Outing Should Be Ruled Perfect Game

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — First the umpire blew the call. Now, in the view of the White House, so did Major League Baseball....

Armando Galarraga, Perfect Games, and Major League History

Simon Maxwell Apter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Simon Maxwell Apter

With the United States back on top of the basketball world after its stirring run to gold in Beijing, the '72 controversy remains just that: a controversy that's forever open to debate.

Tigers Hurler Is Pitch-Perfect in Blown Call Dust-up

Rich Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rich Robinson

Armando Galarraga, who was robbed of a perfect game by a blown call from umpire Jim Joyce, has also pitched a perfect example of how to handle a potential media storm.

Defending Mistakes

Josh Wilker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Josh Wilker

Only a moron could argue against the inevitable expansion of the use of instant replay in major league baseball at this point, given the evidence in favor of such an expansion provided this week. But I guess I am that moron.

The Only Case for Video Replay

Katharine Rust | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Katharine Rust

Yes, it's unfortunate that Galarraga lost his perfect game to a poor call, but should the ump revisit the ruling only for the fact that a record is on the line? In a word, no.

MLB Will Not Reverse Blown Call That Ended Perfect Game Attempt

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Major League Baseball will not reverse a blown call that cost Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga a perfect game Wednesday night, commissioner Bu...

Baseball Should Recognize Galarraga's Perfect Game

Stephen Kaus | Posted 04.23.2014 | Sports
Stephen Kaus

It is incredible that in 2010, when I could see the replay in my San Francisco office, no one in the Detroit ballpark could look at the recording and make things right.

Michigan Governor Awards Armando Galarraga 'Perfect Game'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

(AP) MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. — Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm says Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga "was robbed" of a perfect game by an...

Jim Joyce: Blown Call Cost Armando Galarraga A Perfect Game

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

(BEN WALKER/AP) NEW YORK — Major League Baseball was still deciding Thursday morning whether to review the umpire's blown call that cost Armando...

Armando Galarraga Perfect Game LOST By Controversial Umpire Call (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

(LARRY LAGE/AP) DETROIT — Armando Galarraga of the Detroit Tigers lost his bid for a perfect game Wednesday night with two outs in the ninth inn...