Two major-league no-hitters and two Negro Leagues no-nos were thrown on this date.
The San Francisco Giants’ Tim Lincecum no-hit the San Diego Padres for the second time in less than a year, four years ago today.
The Chicago Pirates’ Silver King tossed a complete-game no-hitter and lost, 128 years ago today, in a feat that’s no longer considered an official no-no.
The Brooklyn Dodgers’ Carl Erskine and the Kansas City Royals’ Steve Busby threw no-hitters on this date.
The Los Angeles Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw threw a no-hitter against the Colorado Rockies four years ago today.
The Chicago American Giants’ Tom Johnson threw a Negro Leagues no-hitter, 99 years ago today.