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Ex-Twin R.A. Dickey tosses second-consecutive 1-hitter

R.A. Dickey -- who struggled in Minnesota’s bullpen a few years ago -- tossed his second-consecutive 1-hitter last night for the New York Mets. The knuckleballer improved to 11-1 on the year.
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R.A. Dickey -- who struggled in Minnesota’s bullpen a few years ago -- tossed his second-consecutive 1-hitter last night for the New York Mets. The knuckleballer improved to 11-1 on the year.

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