Century-old no-nos

Two no-hitters were thrown on this date back in 1915 and 1917.

One hundred years ago today, on April 24, 1915, Frank Allen of the Federal League’s Pittsburgh Rebels threw a no-hitter. Allen no-hit the St. Louis Terriers for a 2-0 victory at St. Louis’ Handlan’s Park.

Ninety-eight years ago today, on April 24, 1917, the New York Yankees’ George Mogridge no-hit the Boston Red Sox for a 2-1 win at Fenway Park.