KC's Luis Mendoza loses no-hitter in seventh

The Royals' Luis Mendoza entered Tuesday night's start against the Brewers with an ugly ERA of 5.36, but he wound up flirting with history.

The 28-year-old right-hander took a no-hitter into the seventh in Kansas City but wound up losing it on a Ryan Braun infield single. Mendoza was pulled from the 1-0 game not long after missing a chance at the first Royal no-hitter since Bret Saberhagen's in 1991.

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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