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San Francisco Giants rookie Chris Heston throws no-hitter against Mets

San Francisco Giants rookie Chris Heston throws no-hitter against Mets

San Francisco Giants right-hander Chris Heston no-hit the Mets in New York on Tuesday night to become the first rookie to accomplish the feat since Clay Buchholz of the Boston Red Sox did it in 2007. Heston (6-4) struck out 11 batters over nine innings with 110 pitches -- 72 for strikes. He hit two batters in the fourth inning and another in the ninth, costing him a chance for a perfect game, as the Giants beat the Mets, 5-0.  "Lot of emotions going through my mind right now," Heston said after the game. "Hasn't sunk in yet. Looking forward to catching my breath and celebrating a little bit." The 27-year-old was three outs away from giving the...

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