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Cain’s perfect umpire same as Yankees’ Cone

The Yankees have a unique connection to Matt Cain's perfect game that he threw Wednesday night and that is that the home plate umpire for his game was the same one for David Cone's perfect game. Ted Barrett became the first umpire in the history of the game to call two perfect games, Wednesday night's game ...

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Matt Cain pitches perfect game

Matt Cain's line: 9 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 14 K, 0 HR. His record improves to 8-2 with a 2.18 ERA. Too bad he signed that extension and the Yankees have no shot at getting him.

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How Matt Cain’s $112.5 million deal affects the Yankees

The Giants made a big splash when they signed their right handed pitcher Matt Cain to a five-year $112.5 million extension on Monday. Believe it or not, that signing affects the Yankees pretty significantly. First of all, the signing is a sign of the days. The gap between the rich teams and poor teams has shrunk ...

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