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Synonyms for no-hitter

a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team no hits

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Since 1901, there have been 244 no-hitters thrown, which is, on average, just more than two per season.
1951 -- Allie Reynolds pitched his second no-hitter of the season as the New York Yankees defeated the Boston Red Sox, 8-0, in the opener of a doubleheader.
Josh Beckett threw 128 pitches without allowing a single run to earn his first career no-hitter in the Los Angeles Dodgers' 6-0 shutout over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday at Citizens Bank Park.
He was trying to join a group of only five pitchers to have three no-hitters in their career.
Webster knows the odds are still against her every time she steps in the batter's box, and that her string of no-hitters and perfect games will eventually come to an end.
Baseball's last no-hitter was a year ago to the day, by Boston's Derek Lowe against Tampa Bay.
Irving and Goldstein (1990) collected data on no-hit games from The Sport Encyclopedia of Baseball (Neft & Cohen, 1988) and predicted that a significant number of no-hitters occurred on the home-field of the winning pitcher.
Two other confirmed IBL managers familiar to baseball fans are Ken Holtzman (the Express), the winningest Jewish pitcher in major league history who hurled two no-hitters with the Chicago Cubs; and Ron Blomberg (the Blue Sox), a number-one draft pick who spent eight big-league seasons with the Yankees and Chicago White Sox, and who was the game's first designated hitter.
Since 1901, there have been 242 no-hitters thrown, which is, on average, just more than two per season.
In fact, Lincecum joined Sandy Koufax, Randy Johnson and Roy Halladay as the only pitchers with two Cy Young awards and two no-hitters.
3 pitching prospect in the state by Baseball Northwest, and he's thrown two no-hitters this season and struck out 17 batters in a game in early April.
He worked the All-Star Game last year and was the plate umpire for two no-hitters in 2012, including the 21st perfect game in league history pitched by Philip Humber of the Chicago White Sox.
During his unequaled career, he has gone on to call three perfect games, 19 no-hitters, 25 World Series and 12 All-Star Games.
There were six no-hitters last season, including two perfect games.
She cemented herself as one of the top pitchers in Southern California the last four days throwing no-hitters against St.