No-hitters vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates

The Pittsburgh Pirates, a National League club that began play as the Pittsburgh Alleghenys in 1887, have been no-hit 12 times, with six of those coming before the turn of the century.

Here are the no-hitters against the Pirates:

1 Guy Hecker
  Louisville Eclipse (AA)
  Tuesday, September 19, 1882
Louisville Eclipse 3, Pittsburgh Alleghenys 1
Exposition Park (Pittsburgh)
2 Al Atkinson
  Philadelphia Athletics (AA)
  Saturday, May 24, 1884
Philadelphia Athletics 10, Pittsburgh Alleghenys 1
Recreation Park (Philadelphia)
(His first of two no-hitters)
3 Ed Morris
  Columbus Buckeyes (AA)
  Thursday, May 29, 1884
Columbus Buckeyes 5, Pittsburgh Alleghenys 0
Recreation Park (Pittsburgh)
4 Matt Kilroy
  Baltimore Orioles (AA)
  Wednesday, October 6, 1886
Baltimore Orioles 6, Pittsburgh Alleghenys 0
Recreation Park (Pittsburgh)
5 Charles "Bumpus" Jones
  Cincinnati Reds (NL)
  Saturday, October 15, 1892
Cincinnati Reds 7, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
League Park (Cincinnati)
(His first Major League game)
6 Ted Breitenstein
  Cincinnati Reds (NL)
  Friday, April 22, 1898
Cincinnati Reds 11, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
League Park (Cincinnati)
(His second of two no-hitters; with Hughes’ no hitter below, first time two have been thrown on same day.)
7 Tom Hughes
  Boston Braves (NL)
  Friday, June 16, 1916
Boston Braves 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Braves Field (Boston)
8 Carl Hubbell
  New York Giants (NL)
  Wednesday, May 8, 1929
New York Giants 11, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Polo Grounds (New York)
9 "Toothpick" Sam Jones
  Chicago Cubs (NL)
  Thursday, May 12, 1955
Chicago Cubs 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Wrigley Field (Chicago)
(Jones becomes the first African-American pitcher to hurl a no-hitter in the integrated majors.)
10 Bob Gibson
  St. Louis Cardinals (NL)
  Saturday, August 14, 1971
St. Louis Cardinals 11, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Three Rivers Stadium (Pittsburgh)
11 Homer Bailey
  Cincinnati Reds (NL)
  Friday, September 28, 2012
Cincinnati Reds 1, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
PNC Park (Pittsburgh)
(His first of two no-hitters)
12 Max Scherzer
  Washington Nationals (NL)
  Saturday, June 20, 2015
Washington Nationals 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Nationals Park (Washington, D.C.)

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