Sam Jones became the first African-American to throw a Major League Baseball no-hitter, 63 years ago today.
The Oakland Athletics’ Dallas Braden threw the majors’ 19th perfect game, eight years ago today.
Today is the 50th anniversary of the perfect game thrown by Oakland A’s pitcher Jim “Catfish” Hunter.
The St. Louis Browns’ “Bobo” Holloman threw a no-hitter in his first major league start, 55 years ago today.
Los Angeles Angels rookie Bo Belinsky threw one of the majors’ three May 5 no-hitters, 56 years ago today.
The Philadelphia Athletics’ Al Atkinson no-hit the New York Metropolitans, 132 years ago today.