Nolan Ryan, who threw a file seven no-hitters, threw one in 1991 on the age of 44 years, 90 days, and in addition threw one a yr earlier.
The beefy Colon — he has added about 100 kilos since his rookie season — struck out seven. A fan favourite throughout the majors, he’s on his ninth workforce up to now 11 seasons.
Correa ended up coming round to attain to tie the sport at 1-1, and Colon left after 7⅔ innings and 96 pitches whereas decreasing his ERA on the season to 1.45.
The Rangers ended up profitable the sport Three-1 in 10 innings, regardless of coming in as +270 underdogs on the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, tied for the most important underdogs in a sport this season.
That is as a result of few would have given Colon a lot of an opportunity in his matchup with Astros ace Justin Verlander, who put up a stellar efficiency of his personal. Verlander went eight innings and allowed only one hit, a third-inning house run by Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos. The proper-hander struck out 11 and walked only one.
Colon’s longest no-hit bid got here with the Cleveland Indians on Sept. 18, 2000, when he held the New York Yankees hitless for 7⅓ innings. Colon ended up with a one-hitter in a 2-Zero win at Yankee Stadium.
Info from The Related Press was used on this report.