Matt Cain gem gives Giants a perfect game at last SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt Cain tossed and turned and managed all of about four hours of sleep following his history-making gem for the Giants. Matt Cain's SF Giants perfect game 1st in franchise history Matt Cain tossed and turned and managed all of about four hours of sleep following his history-making gem for the Giants. Matt Cain on perfection: 'There's really nothing like it' Highlights from the Giants' postgame news conference after the perfect game MLB: Giants' Matt Cain throws team's first perfect game Loading Photo Galleries ... San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain, left, celebrates with catcher Buster Posey, center, and first baseman Brandon Belt after the final out of their game against the Houston Astros in San Francisco on Wednesday. Cain pitched the 22nd perfect game in MLB history. Matt Cain's perfect game had an air of inevitability Everything finally came together for San Francisco's unquestioned ace, who put together one of the most dominant starts in history on Wednesday. The Giants' Matt Cain Is Perfect A no-hitter is rare, but doesn't necessarily represent a pitcher's best effort. Yet the fans eat it up. A Giant night Matt Cain pitched the first perfect game in San Francisco Giants franchise history Wednesday night – right after he joined Dustin Johnson for a little driving exhibition at A&T Park. Johnson also took the mound and threw out the first pitch. Matt Cain pitches SF Giants perfect game Matt Cain and his wife, Chelsea, returned to the field an hour and a half later for a few more perfect memories. They snapped photos on the mound, posing with the workers who tore it down so the dirt could be sent to the Hall of Fame. Matt Cain pitches first perfect game in Giants franchise history For all those Giants masterpieces, from Christy Mathewson to Juan Marichal and Gaylord Perry, Matt Cain topped them all. San Francisco Giants' Matt Cain: Now in the Hall of Fame Discussion? Before this year, Matt Cain had never won more than 14 games in a season. He'd never eclipsed the 200-strikeout mark. In fact, coming into 2012, Cain didn't even have a winning career record (69-73). After the Giants' right-hander pitched one of the greatest games in major league history on Wednesday night, it appeared as though the humble hurler had finally arrived on the big stage. Sure ...
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