one-hitter


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Noun1.one-hitter - a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only one hitone-hitter - a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only one hit
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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1902 -- Cleveland's Addie Joss pitched a one-hitter in his major league debut.
Jarren Goddard hit three home runs and Shane Quarterley pitched a one-hitter in the second game to lift the Springfield Titans to an American Legion baseball doubleheader sweep of the Mid-Valley Rockets on Friday at Marist High School.
Kuroda, in reality a savvy veteran even as he is officially listed as a rookie, shook off the momentary imperfection and went on to pitch a one-hitter, his second complete-game shutout in the past five weeks.
That followed a 2-0 one-hitter he threw at eventual Division 1 champion Algonquin Regional.
Jake Rice tossed a five-inning one-hitter with nine strikeouts and no walks and went 3-for-4 and drove in one to lead North Douglas to a 10-0 Mountain View South victory over Days Creek.
Everybody would have liked to see him take a one-hitter into the ninth,'' Little said, ``but we have to look at the big picture.
Cascade 1, Elmira 0; Elmira 8, Cascade 0: Jordan Nygren threw a one-hitter for his second shutout of the season and Jaron Mosher had three hits and two RBIs to lead the visiting Falcons in the second game.
Against the A's, Lackey pitched a one-hitter, giving up a leadoff double and retiring the last 27 batters he faced.
Elmira 10, Sweet Home 0: Jesse Long was 3-for-4 with a triple, double, four RBIs and a run scored, and Jordan Nygren and Matt Boytz combined on a one-hitter with seven strikeouts to lead the host Falcons.
Mendoza, and three pitchers combined on a five-inning one-hitter as the U.
SOFTBALL: Taryne Mowatt homered and drove in three runs and Alicia Hollowell threw a one-hitter as Arizona beat Northwestern 8-0 to win Game 1 of the Women's College World Series championship in Oklahoma City.
Marist 3, Pleasant Hill 1: Christina Garrett pitched a one-hitter with nine strikeouts to lead the host Spartans.