Len Barker Pitches Perfect Game

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Date of Event: May 15, 1981

In 1981, it had been 73 years since Cleveland Indians right-hander, Addie Joss, pitched a perfect game for Cleveland, then on May 15, another Indian matched him. The fact that Len Barker was able to pitch a no-hitter was no surprise to baseball experts. But a perfect game? Well, that everyone stunned everyone, even Barker. Barker shares his excitement of the event here.