THE BUCS STOPPED HERE

In last night’s 12-1 thrashing by the Dodgers, the Pirates┬ástruck out 17 times, tying the club record for most strikeouts in a nine inning game.

Nine to Know: Pirates’ 17-strikeout games

The Dodgers were the first and latest
Rk Date Opp Rslt PA SO
1 2017-05-08 LAD L 1-12 34 17
2 2013-06-18 CIN W 4-0 37 17
3 2012-07-15 MIL L 1-4 32 17
4 2012-05-20 DET L 3-4 35 17
5 2012-05-06 CIN L 0-5 36 17
6 2010-08-14 HOU L 2-3 36 17
7 2010-06-08 WSN L 2-5 31 17
8 1997-07-21 PHI W 3-2 34 17
9 1995-06-14 LAD L 5-8 40 17
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Max Moroff went 3-3 striking out in each of his at-bats. Josh Harrison, Jordy Mercer, Josh Bell,and Chris Bostick each struck out twice. Jose Osuna was the only Pirates starter without a strikeout and with an RBI.

No Wood for Pittsburgh

Alex Wood was the starter for the Dodgers and he struck out 11, the most whiffs in a game this season by a Dodger and he accomplished it in just five innings striking out 57.8% of the batters he faced.

Wood appears twice on this Dodgers Top Ten list
Rk Player Date Tm Opp Rslt App,Dec IP H R ER BB SO Pit Str BF
1 Alex Wood 2017-05-08 LAD PIT W 12-1 GS-5, W 5.0 2 0 0 1 11 88 60 19
2 Clayton Kershaw 2017-04-19 LAD COL W 4-2 GS-7, W 7.0 5 2 2 1 10 97 70 27
3 Clayton Kershaw 2017-05-06 LAD SDP W 10-2 GS-8, W 7.1 5 1 1 4 9 118 75 30
4 Hyun-Jin Ryu 2017-04-30 LAD PHI W 5-3 GS-6, W 5.1 3 1 1 3 9 93 56 21
5 Kenta Maeda 2017-05-05 LAD SDP W 8-2 GS-6 5.0 3 2 1 3 8 87 50 21
6 Alex Wood 2017-05-02 LAD SFG W 13-5 GS-5, W 5.0 7 5 4 1 8 94 63 23
7 Kenta Maeda 2017-04-28 LAD PHI W 5-3 GS-7, W 7.0 5 2 2 1 8 101 65 27
8 Brandon McCarthy 2017-04-17 LAD ARI L 2-4 GS-5 5.0 5 2 2 3 8 86 60 21
9 Clayton Kershaw 2017-04-14 LAD ARI W 7-1 GS-9, W 8.1 4 1 1 1 8 100 72 29
10 Clayton Kershaw 2017-04-03 LAD SDP W 14-3 GS-7, W 7.0 2 2 1 0 8 84 61 24
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