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Who pitched a perfect game in 2012?

Who pitched a perfect game in 2012?

Felix Hernandez
On Aug. 15, 2012, Felix Hernandez tossed a perfecto against the Tampa Bay Rays. The 2010 AL Cy Young winner struck out 12, including the final batter, to record the first perfect game in Seattle Mariners history.

Has anyone thrown 2 perfect games?

No major league player has ever thrown two perfect games, although Jean Faut of the AAGPBL accomplished the feat with perfect games in 1951 and 1953.

Who caught Felix Hernandez perfect game?

“It was unbelievable,” Jaso said after catching the perfect game. “When I caught the strike three pitch there in the 9th inning, it was unreal. I caught it and I paused there for a second like, ‘I can’t believe that just happened. ‘”

Who has thrown a perfect game in MLB?

Perfect Games

American League Perfect Games Official American League Perfect Games
Pitcher (Age) Date / Box (Order) Attendance
Jim Bunning (32y7m29d) 06-21-1964 (07) 32,026
Sandy Koufax (29y8m10d) 09-09-1965 (08) 29,139
Tom Browning (28y4m19d) 09-16-1988 (12) 16,591

Has there ever been a 27 pitch game?

Necciai is best remembered for the unique feat of striking out 27 batters in a nine-inning game, which he accomplished in the Class-D Appalachian League team, the Bristol Twins on May 13, 1952. He is the only pitcher ever to do so in a nine-inning, professional-league game.

How many pitches did Felix Hernandez throw in his perfect game?

113 pitches
The game. Hernández threw 113 pitches, 77 of them strikes, striking out the side in the sixth and the eighth innings.

How rare is a 3 pitch inning?

One such rarity is the immaculate inning. You’ve probably heard of it — an immaculate inning is when a pitcher strikes out all three batters in an inning, on three pitches each. The immaculate inning used to be very rare — there were none from 1929-52. But in 2019, there have been seven.

Did Buster Posey catch a perfect game?

Buster Posey caught the first perfect game in San Francisco Giants history from Matt Cain on June 13, 2012. Cain struck out 14 in the game, tied with Sandy Koufax for the most strikeouts in a perfect game.