Striking out 15+ batters is not a path to success

Houston tied a season high with by whiffing 15 times yet somehow managed to top the Mariners, 3-2.

The Astros are now 3-7 in games in which they struck out at least 10 times.

Records of teams in games in which they struck out 10+ times

  • The Texas Rangers have yet to strike out 10 times in a game. They are 1-2 in games that they struck out nine times.
Rk Tm # W L SO
1 HOU 10 3 7 Ind. Games 128
2 NYM 7 3 4 Ind. Games 79
3 CIN 7 4 3 Ind. Games 86
4 BOS 7 6 1 Ind. Games 83
5 TOR 6 1 5 Ind. Games 67
6 SEA 6 2 4 Ind. Games 77
7 PHI 6 1 5 Ind. Games 69
8 MIL 6 2 4 Ind. Games 69
9 CLE 6 2 4 Ind. Games 67
10 CHC 6 3 3 Ind. Games 75
11 ATL 6 2 4 Ind. Games 79
12 WSN 5 2 3 Ind. Games 53
13 STL 5 2 3 Ind. Games 53
14 SDP 5 1 4 Ind. Games 56
15 PIT 5 1 4 Ind. Games 54
16 MIN 5 3 2 Ind. Games 56
17 MIA 5 1 4 Ind. Games 58
18 COL 5 2 3 Ind. Games 56
19 CHW 5 1 4 Ind. Games 56
20 TBR 4 1 3 Ind. Games 47
21 OAK 4 1 3 Ind. Games 52
22 NYY 4 1 3 Ind. Games 42
23 LAA 4 2 2 Ind. Games 53
24 DET 4 2 2 Ind. Games 58
25 ARI 4 3 1 Ind. Games 46
26 SFG 2 1 1 Ind. Games 22
27 LAD 2 2 0 Ind. Games 22
28 KCR 2 2 0 Ind. Games 22
29 BAL 2 1 1 Ind. Games 25
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Generated 4/24/2013.

The Mariners are now 0-3 this season in games in which they struck out at least 15 batters.

  • They lost 2-1 to the Tigers on April 17 while striking out 21.
  • They lost 6-2 to the Tigers on April 16 while striking out 16.
  • They lost 3-2 to the Astros on April 17 while striking out 15.

Teams are now 4-10 in games this season in which they struck out at least 15 batters.

Rk Tm # W L SO
1 SEA 3 0 3 Ind. Games 52
2 DET 3 1 2 Ind. Games 52
3 TEX 2 2 0 Ind. Games 30
4 CIN 2 1 1 Ind. Games 33
5 PIT 1 0 1 Ind. Games 15
6 PHI 1 0 1 Ind. Games 16
7 CLE 1 0 1 Ind. Games 16
8 CHC 1 0 1 Ind. Games 16
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Play Index Tool Used
Generated 4/24/2013.