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Where were you when the world stopped turning? A pitcher from the New York Mets actually pitched a no-hitter. That’s right. We can all stop holding our breath. (I was. Weren’t you?) After 8,019 games, the second longest active drought in baseball came to an end yesterday. The longest drought in baseball obviously still belongs to my favorite punching bag, the Chicago Cubs. How’s that World Series hunt going? Seriously, though. Thank you, Johan Santana. Ok. There was a missed call. So what? That call wouldn’t have impacted the ultimate outcome of the game. It was an 8 to 0 blowout of the St. Louis Cardinals. Quiet down, Yankees fans. We all know Santana threw 134 pitches (a career high) and walked 5 people. You can walk someone in a no-hitter. Check out Dave Righetti. Besides, when did you know of the Mets to do anything cleanly? See Bill Buckner. Last night at CitiField, a team best known for backing into its successes finally addressed that giant white elephant in the stadium. You...
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