Today is the 51st anniversary of Joel “Joe” Horlen’s Chicago White Sox no-hitter.
Hall of Famer Sandy Koufax threw his fourth no-hitter in the form of a perfect game, 53 years ago today.
Darryl Kile threw a Houston Astros no-hitter against the New York Mets, 25 years ago today.
Frank Smith, Jeff Tesreau and Anibal Sanchez threw no-hitters on this date.
Hilldale’s Phil Cockrell threw a Negro Leagues no-hitter and the Brooklyn Suberbas’ “Nap” Rucker threw a National League no-no on this date.
Forty-six years ago today, on Sept. 2, 1972, the Chicago Cubs’ Milt Pappas no-hit the San Diego Padres at Wrigley Field, becoming the only pitcher in MLB history to lose a perfect game by walking the 27th batter but still get a no-hitter (two others did it on hit batsmen).