WATCH: Classic ⚾: Johan Santana twirls 1st no-hitter in Mets history
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The New York Mets were born in 1962, and while World Series glory came relatively quickly (1969), one landmark moment proved to be more elusive.

For decades, no Mets starter managed to throw a no-hitter. Not Tom Seaver, not Dwight Gooden, not Jerry Koosman. No one. Then came Johan Santana's magical night against the St. Louis Cardinals.

You can watch the livestream below:

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WATCH: Classic ⚾: Johan Santana twirls 1st no-hitter in Mets history
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