Happy 55th birthday to David Wells, who threw a perfect game for the New York Yankees just over 20 years ago.
Today is the 20th anniversary of David Wells’ perfect game for the New York Yankees and the 55th anniversary of the first Houston Colt .45’s no-hitter.
Today is the 50th anniversary of the perfect game thrown by Oakland A’s pitcher Jim “Catfish” Hunter.
Francisco Liriano threw the Minnesota Twins’ most recent no-hitter, seven years ago today.
Today is the 101st anniversary of baseball’s only double nine-inning no-hitter. The Chicago Cubs’ Hippo Vaughn and the Cincinnati Reds’ Fred Toney each held their opponents hitless through nine innings of baseball at Weeghman Park on Wednesday, May 2, 1917.
Today marks the 71st anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking the major league color barrier.