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Rancho Santa Fe resident pitches a no-hitter at Petco Park

Rancho Santa Fe resident pitches a no-hitter at Petco Park

By Karen Billing

There’s a big difference between his backyard baseball haven at his Rancho Santa Fe home and the spacious Petco Park with its 42,445-seat capacity, but Santa Fe Christian senior Chase Bushor didn’t let the big league pressure get to him during a league match-up against Bishop’s at Petco recently. The 18-year-old pitcher tossed a no-hitter in a 8-0 victory over Bishop’s on April 4, a feat no Padres pitcher has ever accomplished, even in the pitcher’s park that is Petco.

“It was unbelievable,” Chase said. “I will never forget that experience, it was everything I’ve ever dreamed of doing and hopefully it’s not my last time on that...

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