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Mets 5, Padres 1

Mets 5, Padres 1

NEW YORK — For 7⅓ innings Mets rookie left-hander Steven Matz chased history. Instead, he settled for the best start of his young career. A dominant Matz held the Padres hitless until the eighth inning to lead the Mets. That's when Alexei Ramirez smacked a clean one-out single, which somehow stayed inside the first-base line and ended Matz's bid to join Johan Santana as the only pitchers in franchise history to record a no-hitter.

Mets 5, Padres 1 08/14/16 [Last modified: Sunday, August 14, 2016 8:47pm]
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