Happy 56th birthday to David Wells, who threw a perfect game for the New York Yankees in 1998.
Francisco Liriano threw the Minnesota Twins’ most recent no-hitter, eight years ago today.
Bill Hawke tossed a no-no for the NL Baltimore Orioles, and Tom Browning threw a perfecto for the Cincinnati Reds.
April 27 is one of four days sharing the record for most no-nos with six.
Happy 64th to Mike Scott, who shares a birthday with five other no-hitter throwers.
The Minnesota Twins’ Jorge Polanco hit for the cycle Friday night, marking the 325th such accomplishment in major-league history.