ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — San Diego Padres right-hander Joe Musgrove has thrown the first no-hitter in the history of his hometown team.
The Padres were the only active MLB team without a no-hitter, and it came in their 8,206th regular-season game.
Musgrove faced only 28 Texas Rangers batters, one over the minimum, in the 3-0 victory.
The only Rangers baserunner was Joey Gallo after he got hit by a pitch in the fourth inning.
Musgrove struck out 10 threw 77 of his 112 pitches for strikes.
This was only his second start for the Padres Musgrove improved to 2-0, The Associated Press reported.
The Rangers' only baserunner was Joey Gallo, who was hit by a pitch in the fourth inning.