This day in baseball: McIntire’s almost-no-hitter

Dodgers pitcher Harry McIntire pitched 10.2 innings of no-hit baseball against the Pirates on August 1, 1906.  He then gave up a single to Pirates second baseman Claude Ritchey and would go on to lose the game 1-0 on an unearned run.

Harry McIntire with the Reds (Wikimedia Commons)

Harry McIntire with the Reds (Wikimedia Commons)