Padres' Despaigne loses no-hit bid in 8th vs. Mets

By the Associated Press | July 20, 2014 | 7:05 PM EDT

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne throws against the New York Mets in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 20, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Odrisamer Despaigne of the San Diego Padres lost a no-hit bid with two outs in the eighth inning when Daniel Murphy of the New York Mets doubled.

Despaigne had struck out five, walked three and hit two batters before Murphy's hit. The Padres, who have never thrown a no-hitter in franchise history, held a 1-0 lead at Petco Park.