The Washington Nationals’ Max Scherzer threw baseball’s 289th no-hitter four years ago today, becoming just the second pitcher to plunk the 27th batter during a perfecto yet recover for the no-no.
“Toothpick” Sam Jones became the first African-American to throw a Major League Baseball no-hitter, 64 years ago today.
Today is the 100th anniversary of the Cincinnati Reds’ Horace “Hod” Eller’s no-hitter against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Justin Verlander threw his second career no-hitter, eight years ago today.
The Milwaukee Braves’ Warren Spahn threw his second of two no-hitters, 58 years ago today.
April 27 is one of four days sharing the record for most no-nos with six.