Zambrano, Harden ready for October
Milt Pappas is the guy most Chicagoans will mention when discussing Carlos Zambrano's Sunday night heroics. But Zambrano's no-hitter is a lot more than just the first by a Cub since Pappas' no-no in 1972.Think Mike Scott. The Houston Astros right-hander picked a dramatic time to throw his no-hitter, getting it in the game that wrapped up a National League West title. While Zambrano's didn't clinch anything for the Cubs, it packs that same here-we-come punch. Zambrano's ...
Read full story
SEPT. 14, 2008: ZAMBRANO'S NO-HITTER
Right-hander Carlos Zambrano threw the Cubs' first no-hitter in 36 years, blanking the Astros 5-0 in a game played at Milwaukee's Miller Park.
• Zambrano strikes out 10
• Phil Rogers: Cubs well-armed for October • Rob Neyer: Zambrano's no-no calms nerves
• BBTN Clubhouse: Historic night for Big Z
• Fantasy: Out of the Box
• Zambrano's report card
• Big Z's postgame report
• Cubs-Astros game highlights
• Milt Pappas talks about Zambrano's no-hitter
• Steve Phillips: No-hitter is a shocker
• All-time no-hitters