Romero's no-hit bid is through 7 IP

* The only Toronto Blue Jays no-hitter was thrown by Dave Stieb on September 2, 1990 at the Indians.

* The last time the Chicago White Sox were no-hit was by Bret Saberhagen on August 26, 1991 in Kansas City.

* The last pitcher to throw a no-hitter on a Tuesday was Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers on June 12, 2007 vs the Milwaukee Brewers.

* The last no-hitter thrown in Canada was by Tommy Greene of the Phillies on May 23, 1991 at the Expos.

* The last alliterative pitcher to throw a no-hitter was Jose Jimenez of the St. Louis Cardinals on June 25, 1999 at the Diamondbacks.

* The only no-hitter for which Tim McClelland was home plate ump was David Wells' perfect game for the Yankees against the Twins in 1998.

* The only no-hitter thrown by a "Rick" ... Rick Wise in 1971 for the Philadelphia Phillies.

* The Blue Jays record for strikeouts in a game is 18 by Roger Clemens against the 1998 Royals. Romero has 12 punchouts on 90 pitches through 7 innings.