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Perfect Father's Day for Phillies' Bunning Star

Updated: June 16, 2002, 4:08 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

June 21, 1964

On Father's Day, Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Jim Bunning finds the Mets perfect victims as he becomes the first National Leaguer this century to throw a perfect game. He also is the first to pitch no-hitters in both the National and American Leagues.

Bunning's perfecto is aided by a brilliant fielding play by second baseman Tony Taylor, who makes a diving stop of Jesse Gonder's drive into the hole and throws out Gonder in the fifth inning of the 6-0 victory ...

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