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No-hitter alert, Freddy Garcia AND Ben Sheets

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Pringle, Sep 13, 2006.

  1. Pringle

    Pringle Active Member

    Both through six.

    Has there ever been two on one day?
     
  2. Trey Beamon

    Trey Beamon Active Member

    Re: No-hitter alert, Freddy Garcia

    You need to edit the thread title, Pringle -- Ben Sheets is PERFECT through six against the Pirates. ::)
     
  3. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Active Member

    Yes, there have been two in one day before. Dave Stewart had one of them, I think. Can't remember the other. Fernando?
     
  4. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Johnny is right, Fernando.

    Dear Ben: I could have used this last week in the NIAFL playoffs. Bastard!
     
  5. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Active Member

    I was on desk around that time. Seems to me there were a string of no-hitters and flirtations with perfect games then. I remember one day planning the section and leaving a hole for a fifth story -- "tonight's no-hitter," I said.

    Sure enough, we had one that night. Might have even been not long after the Stewart-Valenzuela double dip.
     
  6. alleyallen

    alleyallen Guest

    Sheets gives up a hit.
     
  7. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Active Member

    Garcia is perfect through seven.
     
  8. Trey Beamon

    Trey Beamon Active Member

    Thank you, Chris Duffy.
     
  9. Pringle

    Pringle Active Member

    Garcia went 3-1 on Vlad. I couldn't decide whether I wanted him to just put him on and forget the perfect game and preserve the no-hitter, or groove one and at least give himself a chance.

    Moot point now.
     
  10. Freelance Hack

    Freelance Hack Active Member

    Then picks the guy off first.
     
  11. alleyallen

    alleyallen Guest

    Sorry, not familiar with Chris Duffy.
     
  12. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    Garcia threw ball four to Vlad, which of course he swung at.

    I hate the Angels offense.
     
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