Happy 72nd birthday to George Culver, threw ’68 no-no

Happy 72nd birthday to George Culver, who threw a no-hitter for the Cincinnati Reds in 1968.

Culver, a 6-foot-2 right-hander from Salinas, California, no-hit the Philadelphia Phillies during the second game of a July 29, 1968 doubleheader at Connie Mack Stadium for a 6-1 win. Culver walked five batters and the Reds committed 3 errors.