Felix's perfect game adds to Mariners' no-no history
Summary of 3 articles · Updated Aug 15, 2012
In the eighth, the Dodgers pushed runners to second and third with one out before Lucas Luetge and Brandon League shut the door and preserved the no-no. In a season that had already featured five no-hitters, including two perfect games, Felix Hernandez added another gem to the pile. Not only did manager Eric Wedge need to rifle through five relievers following Kevin Millwood's departure with a groin injury after six frames, but the Mariners needed a two-out seventh-inning rally to break through themselves and win, 1-0. "When you win a 1-0 ballgame in that fashion, so many different people have to step up, defensively and on the mound," Wedge said, "and that's what you saw."