On this date: Nolan Ryan pitches another one-hitter

On August 3, 1983, Nolan Ryan pitched his 9th career one-hitter, striking out 10 Padres on the way to a 1 – 0 victory.

Ryan ended up with a dozen complete game, at least nine inning, one-hitters the most of any pitcher since 1918.

Here are the one-hit wonders:

Rk Player #Matching W L W-L% SHO IP ER HR BB SO
1 Nolan Ryan 12 Ind. Games 12 0 1.000 9 108.0 1 0 43 131
2 Bob Feller 11 Ind. Games 11 0 1.000 9 99.0 3 0 51 91
3 Steve Carlton 6 Ind. Games 6 0 1.000 5 54.0 1 0 11 50
4 Don Sutton 5 Ind. Games 5 0 1.000 4 45.0 1 1 13 31
5 Dave Stieb 5 Ind. Games 5 0 1.000 5 45.0 0 0 11 27
6 Tom Seaver 5 Ind. Games 5 0 1.000 4 45.0 1 0 12 53
7 Jim Palmer 5 Ind. Games 5 0 1.000 5 45.0 0 0 9 25
8 Bobo Newsom 5 Ind. Games 4 1 .800 3 46.0 1 0 26 37
9 Jim Maloney 5 Ind. Games 5 0 1.000 5 45.0 0 0 14 48
10 Bert Blyleven 5 Ind. Games 5 0 1.000 3 46.0 1 1 16 34
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Generated 8/3/2012.