Tag Archives: perfect game

  • The 20 Best Pitching Games Scores in MLB History

    The 20 Best Pitching Games Scores in MLB History

    In baseball, when we talk about amazing pitching performances, we usually end up just talking about no-hitters and perfect games. However, not all no-hitters and perfect games are created equal. In fact, just last year we did a whole list of the worst no-hitters of all-time. So wouldn’t it be nice if there were some […]

  • 11 Worst No-Hitters Of All Time

    11 Worst No-Hitters Of All Time

    If someone said to you, “real quick, what’s the ultimate achievement for a pitcher,” you’d probably answer that it’s a no-hitter. You’d be wrong, of course, because the ultimate achievement is a perfect game. But a no-hitter is the next best thing, and that’s not a terrible answer. After all, we usually think of no-hitters […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 6/13/12 — Matt Cain

    Stat Line Of The Night — 6/13/12 — Matt Cain

    When the first pitch was thrown to kick off last night’s slate of Major League Baseball games, there was a total of 21 perfect games thrown in league history.  By the time Matt Cain had thrown the final pitch to close out the San Francisco Giants’ 10-0 victory over the Houston Astros, there were 22. […]

  • Umpire Jim Joyce Robs Armando Galarraga Of A Perfect Game

    Umpire Jim Joyce Robs Armando Galarraga Of A Perfect Game

    We have already given him The Stat Line of the Night, but the Major League record books will forever be absent of one particularly worthy name, all because an umpire couldn’t get it right. It was the top of the ninth in a game between the Cleveland Indians and Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park, and […]

  • Celebrating Dallas Braden’s Perfect Game With A Tattoo

    Celebrating Dallas Braden’s Perfect Game With A Tattoo

    Okay, so let’s get one thing straight.  A tattoo paying tribute to Bobby Orr’s Stanley Cup game winning goal in 1970 is cool.  A tattoo paying tribute to Dallas Braden’s perfect game in May of 2010 is not. Sure, a perfect game in baseball is quite the accomplishment, but is it tattoo worthy?  I wouldn’t […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 07/23/09 – Mark Buehrle

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 07/23/09 – Mark Buehrle

    Total Pro Sports – This one was a no-brainer.  Yesterday afternoon Mark Buehrle took the mound against the Tampa Bay Rays at U.S. Cellular Field.  Twenty-seven of their players stepped into the batters box to face him and they all went down, one by one as he became only the 18th pitcher in MLB history […]