This day in baseball: No-hit, not-shutout

The White Sox committed three errors in the fourth inning of a game against the Indians on May 31, 1914 at Comiskey Park.  As a result, the game did not result in a shutout, in spite of the fact that pitcher Joseph Benz threw a no-hitter against the Cleveland team.  The game lasted a mere one hour and 45 minutes.

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Joe Benz (SABR.org)


6 Comments on “This day in baseball: No-hit, not-shutout”

  1. verdun2 says:

    Geez, what tough luck.
    v

  2. mrbill7474 says:

    I trust Benz still won the game…?

  3. wkkortas says:

    “Please, child…”

    –Harvey Haddix


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