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Synonyms for no-hitter

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

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They were in the dugout when Ryan, pitching for Houston, worked his fifth no-hitter against the Dodgers that September.
1951 -- Bob Feller of the Indians pitched his third career no-hitter, beating the Detroit Tigers 2-1 in the first game of a doubleheader at Cleveland.
He became the first pitcher to record a no-hitter this season after his career was almost halted for good by a nerve condition that made him unable to feel the ball at the tip of his finger tips.
I thought by the ninth inning that I just needed three outs for the no-hitter.
Boston righthander Clay Buchholz took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and struck out 11 as the Red Sox blanked the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0 on Sunday at Fenway Park.
It's the first no-hitter for the Ducks since the baseball program was reinstated in 2009 after a 28-year hiatus.
I wanted that no-hitter, especially against a team like Hart," Taylor said.
When considering the probability of a pitcher throwing a no-hitter we are, in mathematical terms, trying to calculate the probability of a pitcher achieving 27 consecutive outs before allowing a hit.
It was only the 10th no-hitter thrown by the Astros and the first since Darryl Kile - who died last season - in September 1993.
Not only was Jones the first African American major leaguer to pitch a no-hitter, he was also the first to lead the league in ERA, and he was the first pitcher, black or white, to pitch at Candlestick Park.
I think my first no-hitter I had 13, so I think I was going for those a little bit more often.
I was fortunate to see Bob Feller's third and last no-hitter in 1951 in the old Municipal Stadium, when he defeated the Detroit Tigers, 2-1, in the first game of a doubleheader.
Dickey's one-hitter on Wednesday night, claiming that the pitcher should be awarded a no-hitter.
Justin Verlander came within five outs of pitching another no-hitter on Tuesday, the Detroit ace settling for a two-hit shutout in the Tigers 4-0 victory over the Cleveland Indians.
HILO, Hawaii - The defending national champion Oregon State baseball team opened the season with its first no-hitter in more than 40 years.