Sam Jones – Chicago Cubs

Sam Jones was with the Chicago Cubs for two seasons in the mid-1950s. In 1955, his first season with the team, he became the first African American to pitch a no-hitter when he blanked the Pittsburgh Pirates, 4-0 on May 12, 1955 (image source: nonohitters.com).

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