Six Mariners pitchers combine for no-hitter
Pitcher Tom Wilhelmsen (left) celebrates with his teammates after the Seattle Mariners throw a combined no-hitter against the L.A. Dodgers.
June 9th, 2012
01:30 AM ET

Six Mariners pitchers combine for no-hitter

Six pitchers from the Seattle Mariners combined to throw a no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday, the 10th combined no-hitter in MLB history.

Kevin Millwood held the Dodgers scoreless in six innings before leaving the game with a groin injury. Charlie Furbush, Stephen Pryor, Lucas Leutge, Brandon League and Tom Wilhelmsen combined to throw for three scoreless innings to keep the no-hitter intact.

Third baseman Kyle Seager had a RBI single, scoring Ichiro Suzuki from second base in the Mariners' 1-0 victory.

It is the fourth no-hitter of the baseball season so far, following Jered Weaver of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Johan Santana of the New York Mets and Philip Humber of the Chicago White Sox.

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    June 9, 2012 at 1:42 am | Report abuse |
  2. Jryan

    Pretty exciting for us locals in Seattle!!!! Way to go Mariners....keep the wins coming!

    June 9, 2012 at 1:43 am | Report abuse |
    • Andrew

      Seattle Is a bunch of OWS hippies.

      June 9, 2012 at 3:29 am | Report abuse |
  3. WillH85

    Just glad it happened to the Dodgers. Congrats to Seattle, though.

    June 9, 2012 at 1:52 am | Report abuse |
  4. B33TLE

    I remember late last season when the Mariners FINALLY won a few. The TV announcer was going crazy: "The Mariners have won TWO of their last THREE GAMES!!" To be correct, the Mariners had just won two of their last NINETEEN games.

    June 9, 2012 at 2:04 am | Report abuse |
    • Josh

      Yeah...they're trying to sell a product here. They have to get somewhat excited when good things happen. The Mariners didn't finish the season on a 2-17 run. You're just wrong.

      June 9, 2012 at 2:22 am | Report abuse |
  5. Andrew

    Get a frigging hobby loser!

    June 9, 2012 at 3:30 am | Report abuse |
    • Hope


      You're stuck in the server at 3:30 in the morning... have another round! 😀

      June 9, 2012 at 4:45 pm | Report abuse |
  6. matt

    5 pitchers in three innings? I don't even watch baseball and I know that's freakin' amazing! 6 pitchers and no hitter is just crazy.

    June 9, 2012 at 3:33 am | Report abuse |
  7. PatR

    Pretty cool. Wow, only done 10 times in major league history. Btw CNN, it's "an RBI single," not "a RBI single."

    June 9, 2012 at 4:49 am | Report abuse |
    • nitadf

      No Is A RBI single. The only time you use "an" is if the next word starts with A E I O or U.
      Look it up....or just ask your first grade teacher.

      June 9, 2012 at 7:07 am | Report abuse |
    • Jryan

      Yes, you are correct about the grammer.

      June 9, 2012 at 12:14 pm | Report abuse |
    • Jryan

      It's AN RBI single, not A.

      June 9, 2012 at 12:15 pm | Report abuse |
  8. matt

    @Andrew, Because I don't watch baseball doesn't mean I don't have other hobbies. But what does my comment have to do with hobbies? And why did it cause you to go into a rage?

    June 9, 2012 at 4:51 am | Report abuse |
  9. TriXen

    As a Rangers fan, I don't want to see the Mariners do too But nice job, guys!

    June 9, 2012 at 5:00 am | Report abuse |
  10. Andy

    I watched the entire game. Was completely bummed for Millwood when he went out with the injury. After that, it just kept getting better. Amazing!!! Baseball history!!!

    June 9, 2012 at 6:36 am | Report abuse |

    Dock Ellis' LSD no-no remains THE standard in pitching. Respect to the Mariners, but their combined efforts are mere child's play by comparison.

    June 9, 2012 at 6:47 am | Report abuse |
  12. Denny Ray

    yea but; where did the Dodgers play the night before, Philly? Now there's some brilliance in scheduling. Don't think it matters; let's see how the pitching goes for Seattle during the rest of the series. GO Dodgers!

    June 9, 2012 at 7:07 am | Report abuse |
  13. James

    Very cool Mariners. Very Cool.

    June 9, 2012 at 7:20 am | Report abuse |
  14. cpc65

    But is was against the Dodgers. Does that even count?

    June 9, 2012 at 7:26 am | Report abuse |
  15. Ronnie

    Well your facts are kinda of Wrong Adam Wainwright threw a no Hitter this year for the Cardinals

    June 9, 2012 at 7:26 am | Report abuse |
    • y2daddy

      Adam Wainwright has never thrown a no-hitter

      June 9, 2012 at 7:51 am | Report abuse |
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