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Saturday, June 03, 2017

Marlins’ Edinson Volquez no-hits D-backs | MLB.com

hen Edinson Volquez tangled with Rey Fuentes on a play at first base to open the game on Saturday, it appeared the veteran right-hander was headed for a short outing. Instead, the 33-year-old was on a collision course with destiny.

Volquez collected himself and went on to make history by tossing a no-hitter in the Marlins’ 3-0 victory over the D-backs at Marlins Park. The 98-pitch, 10-strikeout gem was the first “Maddux” no-no since Henderson Alvarez needed 99 pitches to get through his on Sept. 29, 2013. That was also the previous Marlins no-hitter, and the only other one in Marlins Park history.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 03, 2017 at 08:23 PM | 3 comment(s)
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