Decision on Dickey's no-hitter expected Friday

Pitcher R.A. Dickey #43, catcher Mike Nickeas #4

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Pitcher R.A. Dickey #43, catcher Mike Nickeas #4 and infielder David Wright #5 of the New York Mets celebrate victory over the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. (June 13, 2012) (Credit: Getty Images)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Despite the almost zero chance of R.A. Dickey being awarded a no-hitter on the Mets' appeal of the official scorer's decision on B.J. Upton's first-inning infield hit Wednesday night, imagine that Major League Baseball does rule in his favor.

Then what?

"It would be weird," Dickey said Thursdaymorning. "I don't know if it would be quite as satisfying. I think...

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