The newest got here Saturday, when the Milwaukee Brewers mixed to no-hit the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio.
Brewers’ pitcher Corbin Burnes went eight innings, hanging out 14 batters and strolling one. Brewers’ nearer Josh Hader got here in for the ninth inning to shut it out as Milwaukee received 3-0.
Burnes instructed reporters after the sport that he was conscious his pitch depend can be a consider whether or not he would end the sport, as Milwaukee closes in on a division title and playoff berth.
“I had to combat to get on the market for the eighth (inning), however I knew I had no shot for the ninth,” he mentioned, including that “if there’s anybody within the recreation that you just’d need to come behind you to full a no-hitter, it could be Josh Hader.”
This is the second no-hitter in Brewers franchise historical past, the primary one coming in 1987 when Juan Nieves no-hit the Baltimore Orioles. The Indians have been no-hit a record 3 times this season with Indians’ pitcher Zach Plesac beginning all three video games. Cleveland broke its personal record of being no-hit twice in 1883, 1908 and 1951.
The record for many no-hitters thrown in a given 12 months was eight, which was set in 1884. Before this 12 months, probably the most no-hitters in any modern-era season since 1900 was seven on 4 totally different events in accordance to MLB.
Two different video games this season featured no-hitters but didn’t formally depend due to solely seven innings performed as a part of a doubleheader. The Arizona Diamondbacks accomplished the feat in April and the Tampa Bay Rays did the identical in July.