Today would be the 123rd birthday of Andy Cooper, who threw a Negro National League no-hitter for the Detroit Stars in 1925.
George Mogridge threw the New York Yankees’ first no-hitter, 102 years ago today.
The San Diego Padres’ no no-hitters streak has reached 8,000 games, putting the franchise just 19 games shy of overtaking the Mets futility mark of 8,019.
The Houston Colt .45’s Ken Johnson threw a no-hitter and lost, 55 years ago today.
The Cincinnati Reds’ Ted Breitenstein and the Baltimore Orioles’ Jim Jay Hughes threw no-hitters on the same day, 121 years ago today.
The Montreal Expos’ David Palmer threw a perfect game shortened by rain, 35 years ago today.