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Angels' Jered Weaver looking for a no-hitter encore

Tonight at Target Field, the 7-20 Twins face L.A. Angel ace Jered Weaver again, who will try to become the first pitcher since Johnny Vander Meer in 1938 to toss back-to-back no-hitters.
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Tonight at Target Field, the 7-20 Twins face L.A. Angel ace Jered Weaver again, who will try to become the first pitcher since Johnny Vander Meer in 1938 to toss back-to-back no-hitters.

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