Grave Story: Bobo Holloman (1923-1987)

Here lies Alva Lee “Bobo” Holloman, who is the only pitcher in baseball’s Modern Era to throw a no-hitter in his first major-league start. He also has one of the shortest careers of any pitcher who threw a no-no. Holloman pitched 22 games for the St. Louis Browns in 1953. The fun thing about no-hitters … Continue reading Grave Story: Bobo Holloman (1923-1987)