Many Players have Struck out 5 times in one game. That is the record. The record for a nine inning game is (5), but in an extra inning game the record is (6). Cecil Cooper (Boston) Billy Cowan (California) Alex Gonzalez (Toronto) Sam Horn (Baltimore) Rick Reichardt (California) Carl Weilman (St.Louis) Don Hoak (Chicago) and Craig Monroe (Detroit)
Reggie Jackson with 2,597 strikeouts in his career is the batter with the most times struckout.
Reggie Jackson holds the record for the most strikeouts in a single career in Major League Baseball, in his career he struck out 2,597 times.
Nolan Ryan, with 5,714 strikeouts, holds the career record.
Sammy Sosa of the Cubs with 171.
Emil Verban 8 in 1947
Nolan Ryan holds the career record with 5,714 strikeouts.
Nolan Ryan is the all-time leader in strikeouts in Major League Baseball. He told the record with 5,714 strikeouts.
The 2003 Chicago Cubs got 1,025 strikeouts in one season.
In Major league baseball, there has never been a pitcher who recorded 5 strikeouts in an inning as of August 13th 2012.
For hitters, it means leading your league (AL or NL) in batting average, RBI, and homeruns. For pitchers, it means leading your respective league in ERA, strikeouts, and wins. The last hitter to do it was Carl yastremski in 1967 and Jake peavy did it for pitchers in 2007.
Mark Reynolds of the Arizona Diamondbacks who struck out for the 700th time in his 516th game.
Through the 2013 season, Mark Reynolds, who at the time played for the Arizona Diamondbacks, holds the MLB record for striking out in a season with 223 strikeouts in 2009.In 2010, Reynolds became the fastest player to reach 100 strikeouts in a season, doing this in only 67 games, and was on pace to break his own record. He finished the 2010 season with 211 strikeouts, which is fourth all-time.
Sammy Sosa of the Cubs with 516 ... 174 in 1997 and 171 in both 1998 and 1999.
Nolan Ryan with 5714. he had 300 strikeouts 6 times and almost 400 strikeouts. Nolan Ryan played a 28 year career.He led the American league in strikeouts 10 times.He has a record pitching a no hitter at 43 and 44 with 7 no hitters that's a record.
Nolan Ryan with 5,714 career strikeouts.
Nolan Ryan holds the career MLB strikeout record with 5,714.
No. Babe Ruth struck out 1,330 times in his career. Reggie Jackson is the major league leader in strikeouts with 2,597.
Nolan Ryan threw a major-league record 5,714 strikeouts during his career.
That's a tough question to answer because there is really no 'average MLB pitcher' stats. Some pitchers, like the starter, might pitch 6 or 7 innings in a game while a reliever may come in and only pitch to 1 batter. The chances are that the average starter will have more strikeouts than the average reliever. However, it is pretty easy to say how many strikeouts are in the average MLB game. In the National League for 2009, there were 1295 games played and 18205 strikeouts recorded. This averages out to 14 strikeouts per National League game. In the American League for 2009, there were 1135 games played and 15386 strikeouts recorded. This averages out to 13.6 strikeouts per American League game.
The American League uses the Designated hitter, and the pitcher does not bat as in the National League.
The 2003 Chicagoe Cubs pitching staff had 1,404 strikeouts for the Major League record.