May 31, 1971 | Ron Fimrite
Burt Hooton of Texas pitches his last game and awaits pro offers
June 28, 1971 | Joe Jares
Two young men, so fresh out of college that they still half-expected their dads to send them pocket money, made their professional baseball debuts last week as starting pitchers. Not in Peoria or Visalia, mind you,...
September 27, 1971 | Herman Weiskopf
NATIONAL LEAGUE WEST
May 01, 1972 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Doug Osburn, Rice baseball coach, recalling the Cubs' no-hit Burt Hooton as a collegian: "I had one guy who hit under everything, missed each pitch by about a foot. He was the only one who liked to hit against...
May 15, 1972 | Ron Fimrite
Which is Texan for the Chicago no-hit pitcher's unique delivery