Negro Leagues No-Hitters
For the purposes of this list, "Negro League play" includes games pre-Negro League games between legitimately top-level Negro teams irrespective of a league affiliation. It also includes a number of interleague games, postseason games, and exhibition games between teams comprising top-level Negro League players.
No-hitters, nine innings or more
No hitters broken up in extra innings
|Webster McDonald||08/15/1927||NNL||Chicago American Giants||Memphis Red Sox||1 - 2||Opponents tied game in 9th on errors;|
single in 10th inning broke up no-hitter;
two hits in 11th scored winning run. One
day after Willie Powell's no-hitter;
just missed being back-to-back no-hitters.
|Willie "Sug" Cornelius||07/08/1934||NNL||Chicago American Giants||Pittsburgh Crawfords||0 - 3||Scoreless tie with Satchel Paige through 9|
innings; 5 hits and 3 runs scored top of 10th;
four days after Paige's own no-hitter.
No-hitters less than 9 innings
|Tom Johnson (W);
Dick Whitworth (S)
|Chicago American Giants||Cuban Stars||6 - 0||7||Johnson pitched five innings,|
Whitworth pitched remaining two
game called due to darkness
|Bob McClure||02/27/1925||Royal Poinciana Hotel||Breakers Hotel||2 - 0||7||Played in Florida's winter hotel league;|
Scheduled as 7-inning game; Perfect game
|NNL||Detroit Stars||Indianapolis ABCs||1 - 0||7||called due to darkness|
|Luther Farrell||10/08/1927||Bacharach Giants||Chicago American Giants||3 - 2||7||Colored World Series Game 5; game|
called in 7th inning due to darkness and rain
|NNL||Birmingham Black Barons||Chicago American Giants||6 - 0||7||Scheduled 7-inning 2nd game|
|NNL||Philadelphia Stars||Brooklyn Eagles||4 - 0||7||Scheduled 7-inning 2nd game|
|Ross "Satchel" Davis;
Willie Hubert (W)
|NNL||Baltimore Elite Giants||Newark Eagles||5 - 0||7||Scheduled 7-inning 2nd game; Davis walked|
bases full with one out in 4th inning;
Hubert relieved and finished for 3 2/3 innings.
|Jonas Gaines (W);
Bill Harvey (S)
|NNL||Baltimore Elite Giants||New York Cubans||4 - 0||7||Scheduled 7-inning 2nd game; Gaines pitched|
first 4 innings, Harvey last 3; pre-season
game played at New Orleans' Pelican Stadium.
|NNL||Washington-Homestead Grays||Chicago American Giants||3 - 0||7||Interleague game with NAL team|
game called in 7th inning due to darkness;
played in Comiskey Park
|NNL||Newark Eagles||New York Black Yankees||3 - 0||7||Scheduled 7-inning 2nd game|
|Washington-Homestead Grays||Chicago American Giants||7 - 0||7||Scheduled 7-inning 2nd game|
|NAL||Kansas City Monarchs||Houston Eagles||14 - 0||7||game shortened by ad hoc "mercy" rule|
2nd game went full nine innings.
Played in San Antonio, Texas