July 28, 1875: The first professional no-hitter: Joe Borden

Professional baseball in the 19th century produced many notable…

July 15, 1876: Wearin' of the 'Grin': George Bradley's no-hitter

Since 1876 marked the US Centennial, it was only fitting that…

June 12, 1880: Baseball perfection by Lee Richmond

“The most wonderful game on record.”[fn]Sunday Herald (unidentified…

August 19, 1880: Larry Corcoran throws first career no-hitter

“The Reds were woefully weak with the willow, not being able…

October 4, 1884: Sam Kimber’s one-of-a-kind no-hitter

There once was a major-league game that served up all of these…

May 1, 1886: Al Atkinson throws second career no-hitter

From 1875 to 1899 there were 50 complete-game no-hitters thrown…

August 16, 1893: Bill Hawke’s no-hitter

In the early days of baseball, a multitude of changes occurred…

August 30, 1912: Browns' Earl Hamilton throws the first no-strikeout no-hitter

The Detroit Tigers played in Bennett Field in 1911. Immediately…

April 30, 1922: Charlie Robertson's perfect game

On Sunday, April 30, 1922, more than 25,000 fans packed Navin…

August 8, 1931: Bobby Burke throws only Senators no-hitter at Griffith Stadium

Griffith Stadium was the home of the Washington Senators from…

June 1, 1937: Bill Dietrich no-hitter lifts White Sox in a race for first place

The Chicago White Sox’ bespectacled 27-year-old right-hander…

May 6, 1953: Bobo Holloman throws a no-hitter in his first major-league start

Before the 1953 season, pitcher Alva "Bobo" Holloman predicted…

October 8, 1956: Don Larsen throws a perfect game in the World Series

It was a perfect day for a perfect game. Under a clear blue sky…

June 30, 1962: Sandy Koufax hurls first career no-hitter against Mets

The Los Angeles Dodgers (50-29), in second place a half-game…