Joe Bush, pitching for the “Red Sox” versus Hilldale, tried to use a damaged ball in the ninth inning. When that ball was thrown (liter- ally) out of the game, he purposefully spiked a new ball, prompting Hilldale to call for a forfeit. (TRADING CARD DB)

August 26, 1916: Bullet Joe Bush fires no-hitter for A’s

This article was written by Gregory H. Wolf

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Philadelphia Athletics 5
Cleveland Indians 0

Shibe Park
Philadelphia, PA


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