Results for: Strikeout

What does it mean to have a strikeout?

  In the game of baseball, the pitcher throws the ball over a piece of rubber called home plate. A man with a long round piece of wood tries to hit the ball if it is over (MORE)

Why is a strikeout marked with a k?

You can blame a man named Henry Chadwick. He was in the process of perfecting the baseball score card. S was already used for Sacrifice, so he used the K (the last letter in " (MORE)

Roger clemens strikeout for his 20th strikeout?

Clemens struck out 20 batters twice in his career. In the first game, played April 29, 1986 against the Seattle Mariners, the 20th strikeout victim was Phil Bradley. In the se (MORE)

What does strikeout mean in baseball?

It means when the pitcher gets the batter out himself by throwing 3 strikes, either by the batter swinging and missing, or by the ball being in the strike zone and the batter (MORE)