On June 1,2012 Johan Santana started for the Mets against the St. Louis Cardinals. He threw a career high 134 pitches which was his career high. He threw 8 strike outs and walked 5 batters. He pitched the first no-hitter in the team's history. With this he made the San Diego Padres the only team without a no-hitter. For more on the historic night see Mets Get First No-Hitter.