Defining perfection across sports
From bowling a 300 game to tossing a no-no, there are many ways to measure it
Often perfection is no more than a moment.
That particular Albert Pujols home run swing.
The best LeBron James drop-step.
A precise Landon Donovan put-away.
Sometimes, though, the measurable nature of our games etches them in eternity: a pitcher's perfect game, a bowler's 300, an undefeated season. One way or another, in one sport or another, it's there if you know what you're looking for. What follows are some representations ...
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ESPN The Magazine: December 13, 2010
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