The Mariners' Double-A Team, Including Felix Hernandez's Brother, Went…

Batting practice for the Jackson (Tenn.) Generals ground to a halt yesterday afternoon, as Felix Hernandez closed in on his first career perfecto. The end of the game was played on the scoreboard, and the Mariners' AA affiliate gathered in left field to watch the final few pitches. When Sean Rodriguez went down… » 8/16/12 1:25pm 8/16/12 1:25pm

High School Pitcher Throws Rare "Perfect" Perfect Game

Looking out across the Taxonomy of Single Perfect Game Excellence, you'd find the only feat rarer than throwing a perfect game is a "perfect" perfect game: No batter reaches base and every out is recorded by strikeout. That's a club that Kate Upton wouldn't let Philip Humber into, but she would let in Stonington High… » 4/24/12 3:40pm 4/24/12 3:40pm

We Heard From The Robot, And It Wrote A Better Story About That…

This morning we covered Will Roberts, the University of Virginia player who threw a perfect game yesterday. More specifically, the game story at GWSports.com, which only bothered to mention the little fact of 27-up-27-down in the penultimate paragraph. » 3/30/11 6:25pm 3/30/11 6:25pm