May 10th, 2013

Newcombe One-Hitter

May 10, 1955 – Brooklyn Dodger ace Don Newcombe allowed only one baserunner and pitched a one-hit shutout in a 3-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs at Chicago’s Wrigley Field. Newcombe started the 1955 season with an 18-1 record in helping Brooklyn win the pennant and World Series.