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Jim Joyce Blown Call

Play Ball! Play Ball! Instant Replay Makes Its Debut for Baseball's 2014 Season

Howard Barbanel | Posted 05.31.2014 | Sports
Howard Barbanel

As baseball season gets underway, fans, players, managers and umpires are faced with the specter of the game becoming both faster and slower thanks to the new instant replay rules that have been put in effect for the first time.

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.

WATCH: Infamous Ump Blows Another Call

AP | Posted 10.10.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- It's another umpiring call that went the St. Louis Cardinals way this postseason. And it's not the first time TV replays show umpire Ji...

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...

Jim Joyce Impressed By Support After Botching Perfect Game

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

(AP) NEW YORK -- Umpire Jim Joyce, who blew a call that cost a Detroit pitcher a perfect game, says he's impressed with all of the support he's gotten...

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...