Phil Cockrell threw the second of his two no-hitters for Hilldale, 96 years ago today.
The Baltimore Black Sox’s Joe Strong tossed an 11-inning Eastern Colored League no-hitter, 93 years ago.
Jesse “Nip” Winters threw the first of his two Negro Leagues no-hitters, 98 years ago today.
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.
Phil Cockrell threw the second of his no-hitters for Hilldale, 96 years ago today.
Happy birthday to Jesse “Nip” Winters, who threw two Negro Leagues no-hitters. Winters, born on this day in 1899 in Washington D.C., tossed his no-nos while pitching for the Atlantic City Bacharach Giants and Hilldale.