July 21, 1970 – With the Padres trailing 1-0, manager Preston Gomez pulled right-handed starting pitcher Clay Kirby for a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the eighth although Kirby had pitched a no-hitter for eight innings against the Mets. 125 more words
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Like many of you, I watched Game 2 of the NLDS Saturday night between the New York Mets and the Los Angeles Dodgers.
In the bottom of the 7th and with Dodger runners at first and third trailing by a run at 2-1, Ruben Tejada fielded a ground ball and went to tag second base to get Chase Utley out as he was forced to the base. 499 more words