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Lee Richmond from the Chronology
Aug 13, 1880 - Switching OF and pitching positions 5 times Fred Corey and Lee Richmond combine to hurl Worcester to a 3-1 victory over Cleveland.
Jul 14, 1880 - Jim O'Rourke of Boston hits 2 homers one off Red Corey and the other off Lee Richmond but Boston still loses 6-5 to Worcester. O'Rourke hit a homer yesterday in a losing effort.
Jun 26, 1880 - Abner Dalrymple George Gore and Larry Corcoran all normally lefthanded batters cross over and bat right-handed against southpaw Lee Richmond and get one hit each as Chicago beats Worcester 4-0. The victory runs the Whites' latest winning streak to 14 games breaking the "old" record that they set last month.
Jun 16, 1880 - After having played in an a.m. game and then attended his graduation ceremonies at Brown Lee Richmond is whisked into a special train so that he can pitch in the afternoon game in Worcester. He loses a tight game to Chicago 7-6 in 10 innings.
Jun 12, 1880 - John Lee Richmond pitches the first perfect game in professional history leading Worcester to a 1-0 victory over Cleveland. RF Lon Knight saves the no-hitter by throwing out Bill Phillips at 1B for a 9-3 putout.
Jun 3, 1880 - Lee Richmond of Worcester shuts out Cincinnati to make it 2 shutouts in a row 13-0 and 4-0.
Feb 25, 1880 - Yale chooses not to join the American Collegiate Baseball Association because of professional players on other teams. J. Lee Richmond of Brown played professionally for Worcester.
Sep 27, 1879 - Lee Richmond makes his NL pitching debut for Boston against Providence. He survives a shaky 5-run first and goes on to win 12-6.
Jun 9, 1879 - Back with Brown University Lee Richmond pitches his school to the College Championship by beating Yale 3-2. In the 9th Yale puts runners on 2B and 3B with 2 out but Richmond fans Ripley on a full count (8-2) pitch.
Jun 2, 1879 - J. Lee Richmond star at Brown University makes his pro debut with Worcester by no-hitting Chicago in a 7-inning game 11-0. Richmond was 1-0 last year with NL Boston.