1. DOUBLE WHAMMY

    Cincinnati’s Bailey Throws No-Hitter

    Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, front right, hugs catcher Ryan Hanigan after Bailey threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Cincinnati won 3-0. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

    Al Behrman/AP

    Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey threw his second no-hitter at the Great American Ball Park against San Francisco on Tuesday night. The last time a major-league player pitched a hitless gem was September 28, 2012—and it was Bailey that time, too, making him the fourth active pitcher to throw a no-hitter not once but twice during his career. “Every dog gets his day twice, I guess,” Bailey joked during an interview after his team beat the Giants 3–0.

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