Whether you were there, watched it on TV, heard it on the radio or from the mouths of those who experienced it, David Cone‘s perfect game remains one of baseball’s most iconic moments.
Throughout the entirety of baseball history, only 23 perfect games have ever been recorded.
On July 18, 2019, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of that event. To this day, each of the 27 recorded outs is fun to watch.
By the 5th inning, the emotion started to rise in the voices of the announcers.
By the 7th inning, you’ll be on the edge of your seat. Rather than ruin it for you, experience each out yourself with this video.
Cone’s backdoor slider remains a thing of beauty. For those of you interested in more about this game and a vivid behind-the-scenes look, check out David Cone’s incredible book, “Full Count.” Click the link image for more information.