This date in Kernels alumni history – July 12, 1951 Allie Reynolds No-Hitter (Cedar Rapids Raiders 1940-41)
On July 12, 1951, Allie Reynolds (Cedar Rapids Raiders – 1941) pitched a complete game no-hitter to lead the New York Yankees to a 1-0 win over the Cleveland Indians at Cleveland Stadium. Reynolds out dueled Bob Feller who allowed a solo HR to Gene Woodling in the 7th that proved to be the difference. Reynolds struck out four while allowing three walks in the game. He would add a 2nd no-hitter later that season on September 28.
Allie Reynolds finished his 13 year career playing for the Indians and the Yankees with a 182-107 mark and tallied 49 saves and posting a 3.30 ERA.
Reynolds was part of the 1940 and 1941 Cedar Rapids Raiders teams. The 1940 Raiders squad finished 74-51. Cedar Rapids defeated Springfield (3-0) in the opening round and the topped Decatur (3-1) to win the Three-I League championship. Allie Reynolds posted a 12-7 record and…
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