Ryan better with age, throws sixth no-hitter
June 11, 1990
At 43, Nolan Ryan still can bring it. The Texas Ranger fireballer, who was 0-3 with an 8.86 ERA in his previous five starts, becomes the oldest pitcher to throw a no-hitter as he tames the Oakland Athletics, 5-0.
"It comes so late in my career that it makes it extra special," Ryan says.
It's Ryan's sixth no-hitter, extending his major-league record (he will retire with seven). He is the first to pitch no-hitters for three teams (the California Angels ...
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