Frank Allen (baseball)

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Frank Allen
Frank Leon Allen.jpg
Allen in Brooklyn uniform
Born: (1888-08-26)August 26, 1888
Newbern, Alabama
Died: July 30, 1933(1933-07-30) (aged 44)
Gainesville, Alabama
Batted: Right Threw: Left
MLB debut
April 24, 1912 for the Brooklyn Dodgers
Last MLB appearance
September 19, 1917 for the Boston Braves
Career statistics
Win-loss record 50-67
Earned run average 2.93
Strikeouts 457

Frank Leon Allen (August 26, 1888 – July 30, 1933) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball. He pitched from 1912 to 1917 for the Brooklyn Dodgers/Robins, Pittsburgh Rebels and Boston Braves.

He was the first person to throw a no-hitter and no-run game in the Federal League.[1]


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Preceded by
Rube Marquard
No-hitter pitcher
April 24, 1915
Succeeded by
Claude Hendrix