The Baltimore Orioles’ Jim Palmer no-hit the Oakland Athletics, 51 years ago today.
At Memorial Stadium on Wednesday, August 13, 1969, Palmer no-hit the Oakland Athletics for an 8-0 win. Palmer walked six batters while striking out eight to improve to 11-2 on the season. He finished the year with a 16-4 record and a 2.34 ERA.
Palmer won his Cy Young Awards in 1973, ’75 and ’76.