Ferreira tosses second no-hitter

Photo by Nicole Harnishfeger

Will Ferreira, left, collides with Martha’s Vineyard pitcher Tom Roberts at the plate in Nantucket’s 9-4 loss Sunday. Ferreira was safe.                    Sports Photo Galleries


By Dean Geddes
I&M Staff Writer

(May 2, 2013) In his 27-year career Nolan Ryan threw seven no-hitters. In the last 20 days, Will Ferreira has thrown two.Nantucket’s ace threw his second no-hitter of the season Tuesday against Cape Cod Academy in a 16-0 five-inning “mercy-rule”-shortened game.

Ferreira started the game by walking the first two batters but then settled down and limited his walks going forward. He finished with 10 strikeouts and seven walks.

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