Bert Blyleven and Tommy Greene are celebrating no-no birthdays today.
Blyleven, the only no-hitter thrower born in the Netherlands (Zeist), turns 64 today. The Texas Rangers pitcher no-hit the California Angels on Thursday, September 22, 1977 at Anaheim Stadium. Blyleven currently serves as a color analyst for the Minnesota Twins.
Greene, now 48, threw a no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday, May 23, 1991. Greene no-hit the Montreal Expos at Olympic Stadium.