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Phillies throw first combined no-hitter in franchise history

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Four Phillies pitchers combined for a no-hitter against the Braves on Monday. It was the 12th no-hitter - and the first combined no-hitter - in franchise history.

It was the first combined no-hitter in Major League Baseball since the Mariners accomplished the feat on June 8, 2012.

Phillies at Braves Turner Field Atlanta Georgia United States
September 01,2014

Final

Phillies

(52-80) 7

Braves

(54-77) 0
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Phillies

(52-80)

Braves

(54-77)
@
Sep 1 1:10PM EST 1:10 PM EST
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Phi 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 2 7 7 0
Atl 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Cole Hamels started the game for the Phillies and pitched six hitless innings before being pulled with 108 pitches. He walked five batters. 

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Jake Diekman and Ken Giles each pitched 1-2-3 innings before yielding to closer Jonathan Papelbon

Papelbon retired Jose Costanza, Chris Johnson and Phil Gosselin to finish the no-hitter.

The last Phillies no-hitter was Roy Halladay's in Game 1 of the 2010 NLDS.

- Dan Gartland

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