Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 6/14/12

David Wright described it as "a different level." Terry Collins called it "truly amazing."

No matter how you describe it, R.A. Dickey's run of success has been nothing short of remarkable. The knuckleballer added to it Wednesday against the Rays, holding them to one hit and one unearned run in a complete-game victory.

As a result, Dickey not only won his league-leading 10th game, he also broke Jerry Koosman's 39-year-old franchise record with 32 2/3 consecutive scoreless innings -- perhaps putting him in position for bigger and better things to come.

"I don't think I would be credible if I sat here and said I don't think about being in the All-Star Game or a chance at being the best pitcher in the big leagues," Dickey said. "I do want to be the best."

The scoreless-innings streak finally ended on an unearned run in the ninth inning, when third baseman David Wright committed a throwing error, catcher Mike Nickeas gave up two passed balls and Elliott Johnson ultimately scored on an RBI groundout. But Dickey still has not allowed an earned run since May 22, a span of 33 2/3 innings.

Over his last five outings, Dickey is 5-0 with a 0.23 ERA, 50 strikeouts and three walks.

"I've never seen anything like this," manager Terry Collins said. "Never. I've seen some dominant pitching, but nothing like what he's going through right now."

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