2012 was one of the most memorable seasons in recent MLB history. It was the year of the pitcher but there were also several incredible hitting performances as well. We went through the archives and pulled together the most impressive highlights from the regular season to gear up for playoff action. If you think we missed anything let us know about it on Twitter @RSVLTS.
April 4: The Miami Marlins opened up their new stadium.
April 17: 49-year-old Jamie Moyer becomes oldest pitcher to win a MLB game
April 20: Boston Red Sox celebrate 100th anniversary of Fenway Park
April 21: White Sox righty Phil Humber throws perfect game against Seattle
April 28: Bryce Harper makes MLB debut against Dodgers
May 2: Jered Weaver tossed no-hitter against Minnesota
May 3: Mariano Rivera injures ACL
May 6: Orioles’ first baseman Chris Davis Gets The Win
May 8: Josh Hamilton 4 home runs in a game
June 1: Johan Santana throws no-hitter against St. Louis
June 8: Six Seattle Mariners pitchers throw combined no-hitter against the Dodgers
June 13: According to Sports Illustrated statisticians Matt Cain’s perfect game to be the second most dominating 9-inning performance in baseball history.
June 18: R.A. Dickey throws second consecutive one-hitter
June 27: Mike Trout makes “The Catch” against Baltimore
June 19 & 30: Aaron Hill hits for the cycle two times in one month
July 9: Prince Fielder wins home run derby
July 10: NL wins All-Star game 8-0
July 22: Barry Larkin inducted into MLB Hall of Fame
August 15: MLB All-Star MVP Melky Cabrera suspended 50 games for steroids
August 15: Félix Hernández tossed 23rd perfect game in Major League history against Tampa
September 29: Homer Bailey Tosses The 7th No-Hitter of 2012
October 3: Chipper Jones farewell tour concludes
October 3: Miguel Cabrera wins the AL Triple Crown