- Yusmeiro Petit pitched six dominant innings, striking out nine batters en route to making history in the San Francisco Giants' 4-1 Major League Baseball victory over the Colorado Rockies on Thursday.
Petit retired the first eight batters he faced to break Mark Buehrle's MLB record with 46 consecutive outs.
Petit improved to 2-2 as a starter after allowing just one run on four hits over six innings of work. Petit also struck out nine before leaving after making just 81 pitches.
He tied the National League record for consecutive batters retired of 41 with a 1-2-3 first inning.