Cain Can!

Matt Cain in San Francisco pitched the 22nd perfect game in Major League Baseball history and first for the Giants, striking out a career-high 14 batters and getting help from two spectacular catches to beat the Houston Astros 10-0 on tonight.

Cain’s 125-pitch masterpiece featured a pair of great plays by his corner outfielders, and he got pinch-hitter Jason Castro on a grounder to third for his 27th and final out with a sellout crowd of 42,298. Cain accomplished a feat even Hall of Famers Gaylord Perry and Juan Marichal couldn’t with this storied franchise.  Continue reading “Cain Can!” Cain Can!