Millwood gem magic omen for Phils?

Updated: April 28, 2003, 11:31 AM ET
By Jim Baker | MLB Insider
Having one of your pitchers toss a no-hitter is definitely not a guarantee that your team is headed for anything like success. After all, Bobo Holloman had one with the 1953 St. Louis Browns and they lost 100 games. Johnny Vander Meer threw two in a row for the 1938 Reds and they finished in fourth place.

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