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Broken dream for Danks

Youkilis ruins his bid for no-hitter

John Danks fashioned an impressive pitching line (7 innings, 2 hits, 9 strikeouts), but his night ended in disappointment. John Danks fashioned an impressive pitching line (7 innings, 2 hits, 9 strikeouts), but his night ended in disappointment. (REX ARBOGAST/ASSOCIATED PRESS)
By Daniel I. Dorfman
Globe Correspondent / August 12, 2008

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By the end of the fifth inning, the crowd of 32,634 at U.S. Cellular Field was aware there was potential for a very special evening. When White Sox starter John Danks struck out J.D. Drew to end that inning, the crowd roared with the knowledge that Danks had retired the first 15 Red Sox batters. (Full article: 567 words)

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