Category: Armando Galarraga

Armando Galarraga Settles In With New Team and New Book with Jim Joyce

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

Life changed forever for Armando Galarraga after he threw what should have been a perfect game only to see umpire Jim Joyce blow a call on the final out, leaving Galarraga with a one-hitter. Things are still changing in the pitcher's life. For one, Galarraga is now with the Arizona Diamondbacks, who ...

Deja Vu All Over Again for Jim Joyce?

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Jim Joyce has given us a tremendous psychological look into one man's emotional trek. From the confidence required to make an affirmative call and stick to that call through arguments, to the disappointment in realizing the call was a mistake and that he personally robbed a player of "perfection," to ...

Don Denkinger Feels for Jim Joyce

Friday, June 4th, 2010

"A man's errors are his portals of discovery." "History is a nightmare from which I am still trying to wake." - James Joyce In trying to be clever when writing about the infamous Don Denkinger discussing a gaffe by fellow umpire Jim Joyce, I looked up quoted from Irish author James Joyce - ...