Twenty-seven batters up; 27 batters down. No hits, no walks, no errors!
Every time I see that smile, my eyes fill and the tears fall. The smile belongs to Armando Galarraga, the Detroit Tigers’ pitcher who was deprived of a huge baseball honor, pitching a no-hitter, on June 2. That feat has only been accomplished 20 times in baseball history. According to Wikipedia, the major league has existed since about 1901.