He was THAT close.

https://twitter.com/#!/Proteautype/status/203659687881744385

In honor of Verlander’s near no hitter Tweeps have hashtagged his name and it’s trending worldwide.

https://twitter.com/#!/Chuckthefreak/status/203660345401806848

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