Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 8/29/13
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Jhoulys Chacin flirted with a no-hitter for the Rockies on Wednesday.The Colorado Rockies haven't had a great season. They haven't had much to be excited about. Wednesday night, however, was a night that will go down as one of the top moments in the 2013 season.Jhoulys Chacin, in the midst of a breakout season, flirted with a no-hitter into the 7th inning on Wednesday night at Coors Field. Chacin didn't give up a hit until Brandon Crawford looped a fastball into center field with two outs in the 7th inning.Chacin was brilliant. He mixed all of his pitches, keeping the Giants off-balance for the entire duration of the outing. On Wednesday, a night after manager Walt Weiss didn't know if he would be available after a upper-respiratory issues were effecting him on Tuesday. The sickness didn't seem to be an issue, as Chacin went out and dominated.The Venezuelan always seems to have nasty stuff. His change-up dips and dives away from righties, his slider darts away from bats. However, hi...
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