Ump Blows Call, Ruins Galarraga's Perfect Game

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Drew Sharp, sports writer, Detroit Free Press

Baseball fans saw the most famous imperfect game in history Wednesday night. Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga was closing in on a perfect game. Umpire Jim Joyce ruled the final batter safe at first. After the game, even Joyce admitted that he blew the call — and the perfect game.



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