Galarraga impresses Girardi

Updated: June 5, 2010, 9:42 AM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi saw a flash from the past in the classy way Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga handled umpire Jim Joyce's blown call.

Girardi said Galarraga's sporting gesture to take the lineup card out and shake hands with Joyce the day after losing a perfect game with two outs in the ninth inning reminded him of late broadcaster Ernie Harwell.

"I was thinking about that today and the class Galarraga showed," Girardi said Friday before ...

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