Rookie Heston pitches no-hitter for Giants

Jun 10, 2015

Rookie Heston pitches no-hitter for Giants

Chris Heston couldn’t recall ever throwing a no-hitter, not in youth baseball, not in the minor leagues and certainly not in the majors. Now he was three outs away. “I definitely threw more in the backyard than I have in real life, that’s for ...

Zimmermann no-no aided by Souza grab

Sep 29, 2014

Zimmermann no-no aided by Souza grab

One out away from pitching the Washington Nationals’ first no-hitter, Jordan Zimmermann watched his 104th pitch on a crisp, clear Sunday afternoon get smacked toward deep left-center. Zimmermann leaned his head back and winced. His first thought: “Double. No-doubt, double.” “And then,” the right-hander ...