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Dock Ellis And His Acid-Induced No-Hitter

Friday, November 13th, 2009

Most people know the story of the late Dock Ellis.  He was a World Series winning pitcher for the 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates and the starter in that year's All-Star Game. But Dock's lasting legacy is his 1970 no-hitter, which he threw under the influence of LSD. The way more creative guys than ...