no-hit no-hit

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of a game (or the pitching) in which a pitcher allows the opponent no hits

Usage(s):

  1. Last Dodger to record a no-hit performance was famed Dazzy Vance in September 1925.
  2. Then, after retiring 21 batters in a rowwith a no-hit, no-run game almost in the palm of his gloveGrove faltered.

News

  1. Ames leads BG Hot Rods past Lansing

    Pitcher Jeff Ames threw five no-hit innings Saturday, leading the Bowling Green Hot Rods to a 5-1 win at Lansing (Mich.).
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Bowling Green Daily News

  2. Falcons throw no-hitter on way to consolation championship

    CHASKA, Minn. — One day after being no-hit by B.O.L.D.’s Logan Sandgren, the Wabasha-Kellogg High School baseball team responded with a no-hitter of its own.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Winona Daily News

  3. Bumgarner follows Cain gem with his own in SF Giants win

    By Henry Schulman Atlanta – This is why Madison Bumgarner is no ordinary 23-year-old major-league pitcher. He just lost a no-hit bid in the sixth inning Friday night on a dumb Texas League single by Chris Johnson that fell among three teammates chasing it. Bumgarner’s only visible reaction was a couple of big sniffs of his nose, no doubt loading up for one of his famous snot rockets. He simply ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Quotes

  1. "Please find somebody that's been no-hit twice and gone to the World Series and won it. I'd really appreciate it," Maddon said. "And if it hasn't happened, please make it up."
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Joe Maddon Source: The Associated Press

  2. "It'd feel better if we had won," Broussard said. "But, definitely, I think everybody's a competitor. Nobody wants to get no-hit. I think everybody was going up just trying to have a good at-bat, maybe see some pitches and see what happens."
    on May 5, 2007 By: Ben Broussard Source: USA Today

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