ABCs’ Dismukes no-hits Chicago Giants, 101 years ago today

Dizzy Dismukes threw a no-hitter for the Indianapolis ABCs, 101 years ago today.

On Sunday, May 9, 1915, no-hit the Chicago Giants for a 5-0 win.

According to the Negro Leagues Baseball eMuseum at the Kansas State University College of Education, Dismukes was a right-handed submariner and was regarded as one of the Negro Leagues’ best pitchers during the 1910s and early 1920s. He was a smart, studios college man with a wonderful memory, according to the state.