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Select Top 1 in Left Join

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Microsoft SQL Server 2005Microsoft SQL Server 2008SQL
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I have a query that I need some help with:

I am trying to do a left join on tspvInventoryReceipts but I only want the most recent result to show in the join.  The correct syntax for the query that I am working with is in the code below.  

I am going to post a pseudo query to show you what I want...

SELECT * FROM dbo.tspvPurchaseLineItem a
LEFT JOIN TOP 1 dbo.tspvInventoryReceipts ORDERED BY date_received DESC b ON a.Item_Number=b.Item_Number
WHERE (PO_Line_Status='released' OR PO_Line_Status='change order') AND a.Item_Number NOT LIKE '*%'
ORDER BY a.PO_Number, Date_Received desc
SELECT * FROM dbo.tspvPurchaseLineItem a
LEFT JOIN dbo.tspvInventoryReceipts b ON a.Item_Number=b.Item_Number
WHERE (PO_Line_Status='released' OR PO_Line_Status='change order') AND a.Item_Number NOT LIKE '*%'
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