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On this Date 1960 - HOF Jim Perry Pitches Shutout for Indians

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 08/01/19, 5:00AM EDT

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Jim Perry of the Cleveland Indians hurled a complete game shutout as the Tribe defeated...

August 1, 1960 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Jim Perry of the Cleveland Indians hurled a complete game shutout as the Tribe defeated the Washington Senators by a 3-0 count at Griffith Stadium in Washington.  Perry gave up just five hits and struck out for in improving his won-loss record to 12-5.  Both he and his brother Gaylord enjoyed long, successful major league baseball careers and both are in the NCSHOF, joining in 1973. 

Jim Perry - NCSHOF