Canadian James Paxton No-Hitting the Blue Jays in Toronto Was Awesome
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Edwin Jackson's Long, Fascinating Road
The Nationals have called up Edwin Jackson to fill a hole in their rotation. Only Octavio Dotel (a former teammate, naturally) has played for more MLB teams.
Throwback Thursday: When Andy Hawkins Threw a No-Hitter and Lost Anyway
The New York Yankees of the 1980s were an exercise in expensive mediocrity. When Andy Hawkins threw a no-hitter in Chicago and lost in 1990, it defined the era.
Throwback Thursday: Johnny Vander Meer's Back-to-Back No-Nos and the Art of Almost Losing It
This week in 1938, Johnny Vander Meer did something no other pitcher has ever done: he just barely kept it together in his consecutive no-hitters. But so are we all, in a way.
Throwback Thursday: Dave Stieb Tosses First No-Hitter in Blue Jays History
It was 25 years ago this week when Dave Stieb threw the first—and only—no-hitter in Blue Jays history.
Mariners Hisashi Iwakuma Throws No-Hitter Against Orioles
Hisashi Iwakuma just threw a no-hitter against the Baltimore Orioles. It is the fifth in Mariners history and the first in the American League since Felix Hernandez in 2012.