Auburn's Casey Mize has thrown a no-hitter this season. (Auburn)


Casey Mize: Anatomy Of A No-Hitter

The tension is building. The crowd feels there is a chance to see history. Teammates isolate the pitcher in the dugout. The scribes in the press box talk in code, more worried about what they don’t say than what they do. Yes, the hit column is empty but no one dares to use a certain phrase to describe it.

Casey Mize knows what is it stake. The Auburn pitcher understands that one mistake, one piece of bad luck or one questionable scorer’s call could end his bid at history.

The junior righthander is cruising. He hasn’t allowed a hit or[…]