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n. Baseball
A game in which one pitcher allows the opposing team no hits.


a baseball game in which a pitcher allows no base hits to the opposing team.
no′-hit`, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: - a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team no hits
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
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Domino's to offer free pizzas for every future no-hitter through the end of the season
1920 -- Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators defeated the Boston Red Sox 1-0 at Fenway Park with the season's only no-hitter.
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.
Summary: Boston righthander Clay Buchholz took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and struck out 11 .
KEIZER - Freshman Jordan Spencer was quick to throw credit elsewhere after he tossed the first no-hitter on record in Oregon baseball history.
His one dream is to pitch a no-hitter so his dad will be proud of him.
VALENCIA -- Hart High of Newhall pinch-hitter Heather Zimmerman's seventh-inning single spoiled Valencia pitcher Jordan Taylor's bid for a third consecutive no-hitter.
On Wednesday night, six Houston Astros pitchers combined to throw a no-hitter, a special achievement for many reasons.
Domino's to give away 20,000 free pizzas today and for every future no-hitter this season
Lincecum pitched his second no-hitter against the Padres in less than a year, allowing only one runner Wednesday and leading the San Francisco Giants to a 4-0 win.
Dickey's one-hitter on Wednesday night, claiming that the pitcher should be awarded a no-hitter.
Minnesota s Francisco Liriano pitched a no-hitter against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday, making the first complete game of his Major League Baseball career one to remember.