Clay Buchholz

Clay Daniel Buchholz (born August 14, 1984 in Nederland, Texas) is an American baseball starting pitcher with MLB’s Boston Red Sox. On September 1, 2007, he threw a no-hitter in his second Major League start, tying him with Wilson Alvarez for the second quickest no-hitter by an MLB pitcher. He is the first Red Sox rookie and 17th Red Sox pitcher to throw a no-hitter. Despite the no-hitter, he struggled during the 2008 season and was optioned back to the AA Portland Sea Dogs on August 20, 2008.