David Samson

Conley pulled in 8th with no-hit bid, Miami hangs on

Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly said it was an easy decision to pull Adam Conley after 116 pitches despite the lefty having not allowed a hit for 7 2/3 innings.

Conley exited with a no-hit bid intact, drawing boos from the crowd at Miller Park, and Miami's bullpen might have given up the first hit but it wound up holding off the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 on Friday night.

"It was easy right there," Mattingly said of the decision. "I knew he couldn't finish. We weren't going to let him finish."

Jonathan Lucroy blooped a single with one out in the ninth off reliever Jose Urena to break up the combo no-hit bid. The ball landed in shallow right field,...