LHP 1896-1901 Phillies, Baltimore , Dodgers, Baltimore
Nops was only 22 in 1897, but was one of Baltimore's three 20-game winners (20-6,
2.81.) Five years later he was out of the ML.
|FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY|
|» July 5, 1900: At Cincinnati, Jerry Nops of the Superbas pitches a one-hitter, beating the Reds 2–0. Tomorrow his teammate Frank Kitson also pitches a one-hitter, winning 10–0, the first instance of back-to-back one-hitters in the 20th century. The last time it happened was June 17-18, 1884.