Pitchers with no-hitter and one-hitter in the same season

Max Scherzer

Max Scherzer

Back on June 14 Washington’s Max Scherzer tossed a one-hitter versus the Brewers. In his next start six days later, Scherzer did it one better by pitching a no-hitter against the Pirates. In tossing a one-hitter and a no-hitter in the same season, Scherzer became the 24th pitcher in the last 75 years to do so.

Here’s a rundown of those 24 pitchers in the last 75 years with both a no-hitter and one-hitter in the same season.

2015: Max Scherzer, Washington
2012: Matt Cain, San Francisco
2001: Hideo Nomo, Boston
1998: Tom Browning, Cincinnati
1997: Kevin Brown, Florida
1990: Nolan Ryan, Texas
1977: Dennis Eckersley, Cleveland
1974: Nolan Ryan, California
1973: Jim Bibby, Texas
1973: Nolan Ryan, California (two no-hitters and one one-hitter)
1970: Vida Blue, Oakland
1969: Jim Maloney, Cincinnati
1968: Gaylord Perry, San Francisco
1967: Dean Chance, Minnesota (two no-hitters and one one-hitter)
1965: Jim Maloney, Cincinnati
1965: Sandy Koufax, Los Angeles Dodgers
1964: Jim Bunning, Philadelphia
1959: Sam Jones, San Francisco
1952: Virgil Trucks, Detroit (two no-hitters, one one-hitter)
1948: Rex Barney, Brooklyn
1946: Bob Feller, Cleveland (one no-hitter, two one-hitters)
1944: Jim Tobin, Boston Braves (two no-hitters, one one-hitter)
1941: Lon Warnecke, St. Louis
1940: Bob Feller, Cleveland

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