The Greatest Game

Over on Twitter -- and I did this as a lark, really -- I asked people, "If you could go back and see one baseball game, anytime in history, what would you watch." And while it might have begun as a lark, so many people have responded -- and the responses were so much more emotional than I expected. I figured there would be lots of people would would want to go back and see if Babe Ruth really called his show, see what it was like in 1908 when Fred Merkle forgot to go to second base on the game-winning hit, see Satchel Paige face Josh Gibson for real. And many people did say those things and they included many, many other great moments in baseball history -- Larsen's perfect game, Koufax's perfect game, our pal Brandon McCarthy wanted to go back and see Roy Halladay's playoff no-hitter against the Reds, on and on.,

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