The Brooklyn Grooms’ Tom Lovett threw a no-hitter against the New York Giants, 130 years ago today.
The Oakland Athletics’ Vida Blue tossed a no-hitter 50 years ago today, just 10 days after taking a no-hit bid into the 8th inning.
On August 21, 2015, while pitching for the Houston Astros, Mike Fiers no-hit the Los Angeles Dodgers at Minute Maid Park for a 3-0 win.
The Pittsburgh Pirates’ John Candelaria threw the city of Pittsburgh’s first no-hitter since the old Federal League, 44 years ago today. The 23-year-old southpaw dominated the Dodgers on Monday, August 9, 1976, using 101 pitches to no-hit Los Angeles for a 2-0 win at Three Rivers Stadium. Candelaria faced 30 batters, with two Dodgers reaching…
Jack Stivetts threw a no-hitter for the Boston Beaneaters, 128 years ago today.
Happy 136th birthday to the New York Giants’ Red Ames, who threw nine innings of no-hit ball on Opening Day in 1909 before giving up a hit in the 10th and losing the game in the 13th.