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      Virginia's Jokisch twirls first Professional No Hitter

      ERIC JOKISCH TWIRLS NO-HITTER

      Apparently any questions about Eric Jokisch's health have been answered

      The former Virginia High School Star, KHQA Student Athlete of the Week, and current Chicago Cubs farmhand returned from the Disabled List tonight to get the start for the Tennessee Smokies

      And what a start he fashioned pitching the organization's first No Hitter since 2007 and his first ever professional no-no on 108 pitches, again in his return from the DL in a 10-0 win at Jacksonville.

      Eric struck out eight on the night, walked four and also went 2x4 with an RBIat the plate to improve to 9-10 on the season.

      You can read more about Eric's big night here at the Tennessee Smokies Web Site: http://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20130806&content_id=56111496&fext=.jsp&vkey=recap&sid=t553