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From the archives | July 20

Jim Bunning throws no-hitter to beat Red Sox

His fastball was hopping…his slider flicking away from Boston bats.

Jim Bunning – a tall boy with a crew, from Kentucky – yesterday achieved a minor miracle of baseball. He pitched a no-hit, no-run game for the Detroit Tigers against the Red Sox yesterday at Fenway Park.

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