Don Wilson Gets Back at The Reds

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Date of Event: May 1, 1969

In 1969, the Astros started the season with 4 wins and 20 losses. 3 of the losses came at the hands of the Reds, and the last was one, a no hitter by Jim Maloney, closed out the month. The next night, Don Wilson matched Maloney’s no hitter and started an Astros resurrection. Wilson’s no hitter that day gave the team a lift. They played better than any team in the division and were in the pennant race for the first time in their history.

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Larry Dierker was born September 22, 1946, in Hollywood California. Larry is a former Major League Baseball pitcher, manager, broadcaster, and he is also an accomplished American novelist, blogger, essayist, playwright, motivational speaker, and digital entrepreneur.