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30343Re:: MLB8 perfect game...or not

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  • k157tdf
    25 Sep
      I think the perfect-game has been defined to parallel a no-hitter. i.e. it doesn't only relate to a single pitcher.

      As much is implied by this Wiki paragraph - "Although it is possible for multiple pitchers to combine for a perfect game, to date, every major league perfect game has been thrown by a single pitcher."



      That is interesting because it seems to imply that a pitcher on course for a perfect game is not often withdrawn to have the game closed out by a different pitcher.


      Note that a pitcher could pitch 9 perfect innings but if the game went into extra innings and a runner reached base then the perfect designation would be lost.


      Marc



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