The Toronto Blue Jays’ Marco Estrada lost an eighth-inning no-hitter in his second consecutive start during a Dave Stieb-esque week, five years ago.
Nolan Ryan, pitching for the Texas Rangers at the age of 44 on May 1, 1991, struck out 16 Blue Jays and held the others to no hits as the Rangers topped Toronto 3-0.
The Houston Astros’ Justin Verlander threw his third career no-hitter on Sunday, becoming just the sixth pitcher in baseball history to reach that milestone.
Justin Verlander threw his second career no-hitter, eight years ago today.
Nolan Ryan threw his major league record seventh no-hitter, 28 years ago today.
A Cleveland Indians tandem fell two outs of throwing a combined no-hitter against the Houston Astros, four years ago today.