Are you wondering what a perfect game is in baseball? Let's talk about it!
Baseball is one of the oldest known institutions in American culture. The sport has been dubbed 'Americas Pastime" because of how important the sport has been over the course of its history. A little game that was invented in 1839 is now enjoyed by millions of people around the world at the highest level.
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Now almost 200 years later, the game has been tried and tested amongst several generations of newcomers to the sport. While there have been renaissance and shifting popularity in different positions, pitching has always been the premier position. That's because pitching controls the game on defense, in the same way a quarterback controls the offense in football.
There have been a number of exceptional pitchers to come through the MLB in its history, but only a select few have completed a 'perfect game'.
Here's a breakdown of what a perfect game is and the players who have completed this rare feat.