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9 -- Mickey Welch (NYG)Aug. 28, 1884, vs. Blues. On October 6, 1991, the last day of the season, David Cone had 19 strikeouts against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Follow her on Twitter @SlangsOnSports. Then in the eighth, it was Kelly Johnson, Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Kevin Plawecki -- all swinging, again. Charlie Sweeney was the first player to strike out 18 batters in a single game, doing so for the Providence Grays against the Boston Beaneaters on June 7, 1884. The player with the most strikeouts in one game while batting is Dallas McPherson with 4. Most Games without a Postseason Appearance; Most Franchises Played For; Most Seasons Played; Highest Career and Single-Season Salaries; Postseason Leaders; Career Leaders & Records for Strikeouts.
He was locked in so it was kind of like, 'Get away from me.' He struck out Yoenis Céspedes and Lucas Duda to start the ninth, and got to two strikes on Granderson with a chance to tie Seaver’s record in the Mets’ home park before Granderson hit a pop fly to end the game. It was Florida’s 159th game of the season and the club had just recently been eliminated from contention for the NL East title, but Nolasco still brought his best, striking out the side in the third, fourth and fifth innings before Adam LaRoche led off the sixth with a double. Max Scherzer tied Kerry Wood and Roger Clemens' major league record of 20 strikeouts in a nine-inning game in 2016.
9 -- Max Scherzer (WSH)Oct. 3, 2015, at Mets. Peavy struck out the Arizona side in the second, third and fourth innings, relenting only when he walked Eric Byrnes to begin the fifth. 9 -- Jake Peavy (SD)April 25, 2007, at D-backs.  These requirements leave two players ineligible who are active, two players ineligible who are living and have played in the past five seasons, and five who did not play in 10 major league seasons. It was Seaver’s 19th strikeout overall, marking his career best.
Harang finished the night with 13 strikeouts, but he also allowed four runs over 6 1/3 innings, and the Dodgers needed a walk-off walk by Andre Ethier to pull out a wild 9-8 win in L.A. 9 -- Ricky Nolasco (FLA)Sept. 30, 2009, at Braves. Nolan Ryan amassed 18 or more strikeouts in a nine-inning game twice, as well as 19 strikeouts in extra-inning games three times.
9 -- Doug Fister (DET)Sept. 27, 2012, vs. Royals. Those ten consecutive strikeouts are the most strikeouts in-a-row by any team, during any game, in baseball history.
In baseball, a strikeout occurs when a pitcher throws three strikes to a batter during his time at bat. Alexander matched the record for most consecutive strikeouts by an American League pitcher and came up just one shy of tying an MLB record that has now stood for 50 years -- and one that is held by a three-time Cy Young Award-winning Hall of Famer. The Tigers held a 4-0 lead when Fister took the mound to begin the top of the fourth, and he notched a pair of groundouts before striking out catcher Salvador Perez to close the frame.
Table; Rank … It was part of a dominant 2007 season for Peavy, who won the NL’s pitching Triple Crown by pacing the league in wins (19), strikeouts (240) and ERA (2.54) en route to a winning the NL Cy Young Award in unanimous fashion.