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Homer Bailey of the Cincinnati Reds reacts after being showered with shaving cream following his no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park. (July 2, 2013)

Homer Bailey throws second career no-hitter

Homer Bailey threw his second career no-hitter Tuesday night as the Cincinnati Reds defeated the San Francisco Giants, 3-0.

Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey celebrates after throwing
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Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey celebrates after throwing a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park. (July 2, 2013)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34 of the Cincinnati Reds celebrates with teammates after throwing a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Reds won 3-0. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, right, hugs
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, right, hugs catcher Ryan Hanigan, left, after Bailey threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Cincinnati won 3-0. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, front, is
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, front, is mobbed by catcher Ryan Hanigan, left, third baseman Todd Frazier, top, shortstop Zack Cozart, and second baseman Brandon Phillips, right, after Bailey threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Cincinnati won 3-0. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey begins to
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey begins to celebrate after pitching a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Cincinnati won 3-0. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches the ninth inning on his way to throwing a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Reds won 3-0. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches the ninth inning on his way to throwing a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Reds won 3-0. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, right, hugs
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, right, hugs catcher Ryan Hanigan, left, after Bailey threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants. (July 2, 2013)

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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, center, is
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey, center, is doused by his teammates after Bailey threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Cincinnati won 3-0. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

The Cincinnati Reds celebrate on field after starting
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The Cincinnati Reds celebrate on field after starting pitcher Homer Bailey, second from left, threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Cincinnati won 3-0. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

In this Sept. 22, 2012, photo, Los Angeles
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In this Sept. 22, 2012, photo, Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Matt Guerrier throws against the Cincinnati Reds in a baseball game in Cincinnati. The Dodgers sent Guerrier to the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, as part of a trade for former All-Star reliever Carlos Marmol. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Homer Bailey of the Cincinnati Reds reacts after
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Homer Bailey of the Cincinnati Reds reacts after being showered with shaving cream following his no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park. (July 2, 2013)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey delivers a
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey delivers a pitch in the first inning of a game against the San Francisco Giants. (July 2, 2013)

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San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum. (July
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San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum. (July 2, 2013)

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum fields
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San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum fields a bunt by Cincinnati Reds' Zack Cozart in the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Cozart was safe at first on an error by Lincecum on the throw. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Michael Kickham throws
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San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Michael Kickham throws against the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, July 1, 2013, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence (8)
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San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence (8) can't catch a ball hit by Cincinnati Reds' Shin-Soo Choo as a fan goes for the ball during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Umpires ruled the ball a ground rule double. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Cincinnati Reds' Joey Votto watches his sacrifice fly
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Cincinnati Reds' Joey Votto watches his sacrifice fly off San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum that drove in Shin-Soo Choo in the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches against the San Francisco Giants during the game at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Joey Votto #19
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Joey Votto #19 of the Cincinnati Reds hits a sacrifice fly to drive in a run in the first inning of the game against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Marco Scutaro #19
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Marco Scutaro #19 of the San Francisco Giants takes the throw at second base ahead of the slide by Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cincinnati Reds during the game at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Tim Lincecum #55
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Cincinnati Reds during the game at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches against the San Francisco Giants during the game at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Marco Scutaro #19
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Marco Scutaro #19 and Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants talk on the mound during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Tim Lincecum #55
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Cincinnati Reds during the game at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Joey Votto #19
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Joey Votto #19 of the Cincinnati Reds tries to check his swing as he strikes out during the game against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Cincinnati Reds' Shin-Soo Choo (17) returns safely to
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Cincinnati Reds' Shin-Soo Choo (17) returns safely to first as San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt catches a pickoff throw from catcher Buster Posey in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Umpire Brian O'Nora watches the play. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce flips his bat after
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Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce flips his bat after striking out against San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum in the fourth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Cincinnati Reds manager
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker looks on during the game against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: San Francisco Giants
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy looks on as he waits for a replay review by umpires during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey celebrates after
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey celebrates after pitching a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. Cincinnati won 3-0. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford, left, tags
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San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford, left, tags out Cincinnati Reds' Ryan Hanigan, who tried to advance to second base on a bunt by Homer Bailey, who was tagged out in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34
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CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 2: Homer Bailey #34 of the Cincinnati Reds celebrates with teammates after throwing a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park on July 2, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Reds won 3-0. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

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