On July 1, 1917, Fred Toney of the Cincinnati Reds pitches complete game victories in both ends of a doubleheader against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Toney fires a pair of three-hitters in winning 4-1 and 5-1. Toney, who hurled a no-hitter earlier in the season, sets a record for fewest hits allowed in a twin bill.
Gaylord Perry of the Seattle Mariners reaches the 100-strikeout mark for the 18th season in his career
August 29, 1982