Rookie has no-hitter into seventh before exiting game

Updated: May 1, 2007, 11:13 PM ET
Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Rookie pitcher Phil Hughes of the New York Yankees was working on a no-hitter in the seventh inning against the Texas Rangers when he came out of the game with an apparent leg injury.

He was replaced by Mike Myers, who got through the seventh without allowing a hit before giving up a leadoff double in the eighth to Hank Blalock.

Hughes winced and grabbed his left thigh after throwing an 0-2 breaking ball to Mark Teixeira with one out in the seventh. ...

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