Sept 9: Strikeout King

Sept 9: Strikeout King SEPTEMBER 9, 1987 | HOUSTON, TEXAS – If you needed a strikeout who would you want on the mound? Nolan Ryan wouldn’t be a bad choice. On this date in 1987 the Houston Astros’ right-hander struck out 16 in a 4-2 win over the San Francisco Giants in the Astrodome. When Ryan struck out Mike Aldrete in the 7th he…

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