MLB Milestone Watch: Strikeouts

Milestones

Milestones Table
2,500 Strikeouts
Bartolo Colon2,40595 to milestone
2,000 Strikeouts
Jon Lester1,95842 to milestone
1,500 Strikeouts
Yovani Gallardo1,49010 to milestone
Johnny Cueto1,46238 to milestone
Ricky Nolasco1,44654 to milestone
Oliver Perez1,41882 to milestone
Madison Bumgarner1,40991 to milestone
Chris Sale1,399101 to milestone
R.A. Dickey1,399101 to milestone
Ian Kennedy1,381119 to milestone
Matt Garza1,345155 to milestone
Anibal Sanchez1,341159 to milestone
1,000 Strikeouts
Joe Nathan97624 to milestone
Mike Leake92377 to milestone
Chris Archer92179 to milestone
Yu Darvish92179 to milestone
Marco Estrada90694 to milestone
Clay Buchholz90496 to milestone
Jose Quintana875125 to milestone
Jason Vargas875125 to milestone
Trevor Cahill871129 to milestone
Scott Feldman862138 to milestone
Homer Bailey861139 to milestone
Derek Holland860140 to milestone
Doug Fister853147 to milestone
Wade Miley852148 to milestone
Lance Lynn845155 to milestone

MLB Career Leaders for Strikeouts

MLB Career Leaders for Strikeouts Table
Rk Name Value Needed
1Nolan Ryan*5,714 
2Randy Johnson*4,875 
3Roger Clemens4,672 
4Steve Carlton*4,136 
5Bert Blyleven*3,701 
6Tom Seaver*3,640 
7Don Sutton*3,574 
8Gaylord Perry*3,534 
9Walter Johnson*3,509 
10Greg Maddux*3,371 
11Phil Niekro*3,342 
12Fergie Jenkins*3,192 
13Pedro Martinez*3,154 
14Bob Gibson*3,117 
15Curt Schilling3,116 
16John Smoltz*3,084 
17Jim Bunning*2,855 
18Mickey Lolich2,832 
19Mike Mussina2,813 
20Cy Young*2,803 
21CC Sabathia2,788(needs 15 to move into 20th place)
22Frank Tanana2,773 
23David Cone2,668 
24Chuck Finley2,610 
25Tom Glavine*2,607 
26Warren Spahn*2,583 
27Bob Feller*2,581 
28Tim Keefe*2,564 
29Jerry Koosman2,556 
30Javier Vazquez2,536 
31A.J. Burnett2,513 
32Christy Mathewson*2,507 
33Don Drysdale*2,486 
34Jack Morris2,478 
35Mark Langston2,464 
36Jim Kaat2,461 
37Sam McDowell2,453 
38Andy Pettitte2,448 
39Jamie Moyer2,441 
40Luis Tiant2,416 
41Bartolo Colon2,405(needs 11 to move into 40th place)
42Dennis Eckersley*2,401 
43Kevin Brown2,397 
44Sandy Koufax*2,396 
45Charlie Hough2,362 
46Robin Roberts*2,357 
47Early Wynn*2,334 
48Rube Waddell*2,316 
49Juan Marichal*2,303 
50Dwight Gooden2,293 
51Felix Hernandez2,292(needs 1 to move into 50th place)
52Justin Verlander2,289(needs 3 to move into 51st place)
53Lefty Grove*2,266 
54Eddie Plank*2,246 
55Tommy John2,245 
56John Lackey2,226(needs 19 to move into 55th place)
57Jim Palmer*2,212 
58Jake Peavy2,207 
59David Wells2,201 
60Pete Alexander*2,198 
61Vida Blue2,175 
62Camilo Pascual2,167 
63Tim Wakefield2,156 
64Dennis Martinez2,149 
65Cole Hamels2,138(needs 11 to move into 64th place)
66Zack Greinke2,137(needs 1 to move into 65th place)
67Roy Halladay2,117 
68Kevin Millwood2,083 
69Bobo Newsom2,082 
70Tim Hudson2,080 
71Ryan Dempster2,075 
72Fernando Valenzuela2,074 
73Dazzy Vance*2,045 
74Clayton Kershaw2,041(needs 4 to move into 73rd place)
75Max Scherzer2,032(needs 9 to move into 74th place)
76Rick Reuschel2,015 
77Orel Hershiser2,014 
78Dan Haren2,013 
79Catfish Hunter*2,012 
80James Shields2,001(needs 11 to move into 79th place)
81Andy Benes2,000 
82Billy Pierce1,999 
83Kevin Appier1,994 
84Johan Santana1,988 
85Red Ruffing*1,987 
86John Clarkson*1,978 
87Livan Hernandez1,976 
88Al Leiter1,974 
89Bob Welch1,969 
90Kenny Rogers1,968 
91Jon Lester1,958(needs 10 to move into 90th place)
92Whitey Ford*1,956 
93Bobby Witt1,955 
94Amos Rusie*1,950 
95Danny Darwin1,942 
96Tom Gordon1,928 
97Hideo Nomo1,918 
98Jerry Reuss1,907 
99Josh Beckett1,901 
100Barry Zito1,885 
101Kid Nichols*1,881 
102Mark Buehrle1,870 
103Roy Oswalt1,852 
104Mickey Welch*1,850 
105Frank Viola1,844 
106Aaron Harang1,842 
107Old Hoss Radbourn*1,830 
108Cliff Lee1,824 
109Ervin Santana1,819(needs 5 to move into 108th place)
110Randy Wolf1,814 
111Pud Galvin*1,807 
112Tony Mullane1,803 
113Hal Newhouser*1,796 
114Ron Guidry1,778 
115John Burkett1,766 
116Rudy May1,760 
117Jason Schmidt1,758 
118Joe Niekro1,747 
119Sid Fernandez1,743 
120Dave Stewart1,741 
121Tim Lincecum1,736 
Ed Walsh*1,736 
123Tom Candiotti1,735 
124Bob Friend1,734 
125Joe Coleman1,728 
Milt Pappas1,728 
127Kevin Gross1,727 
128Floyd Bannister1,723 
129Derek Lowe1,722 
130Bret Saberhagen1,715 
Chan Ho Park1,715 
132Chief Bender*1,711 
133Larry Jackson1,709 
134Jim McCormick1,704 
135Bob Veale1,703 
136Red Ames1,702 
137Charlie Buffinton1,700 
138Chris Carpenter1,697 
Curt Simmons1,697 
140Bruce Hurst1,689 
141Ted Lilly1,681 
142Rick Sutcliffe1,679 
143Carl Hubbell*1,677 
144Tommy Bridges1,674 
145John Candelaria1,673 
146Dave Stieb1,669 
Matt Cain1,669(needs 4 to move into 145th place)
148Darryl Kile1,668 
149Gus Weyhing1,667 
Mike Moore1,667 
151Pedro Astacio1,664 
152Vic Willis*1,651 
153Rick Wise1,647 
154Jeff Fassero1,643 
155Al Downing1,639 
156Carlos Zambrano1,637 
157Ubaldo Jimenez1,635(needs 2 to move into 156th place)
158Mike Cuellar1,632 
159Chris Short1,629 
David Price1,629(needs 3 to move into 158th place)
161Andy Messersmith1,625 
162Jack Powell1,621 
Steve Rogers1,621 
Freddy Garcia1,621 
Jered Weaver1,621(needs 0 to move into 161st place)
166Kyle Lohse1,615 
167Ray Sadecki1,614 
168Claude Osteen1,612 
169Francisco Liriano1,611(needs 1 to move into 168th place)
Scott Sanderson1,611 
171Hoyt Wilhelm*1,610 
172Scott Kazmir1,608(needs 2 to move into 171st place)
173Jose Rijo1,606 
174Jim Maloney1,605 
175Ken Holtzman1,601 
176Jose DeLeon1,594 
Doug Drabek1,594 
178Rube Marquard*1,593 
179Steve Trachsel1,591 
180Ron Darling1,590 
181Woodie Fryman1,587 
Todd Stottlemyre1,587 
183Kerry Wood1,582 
184Jim Perry1,576 
185Harvey Haddix1,575 
186Jim Whitney1,571 
Bronson Arroyo1,571(needs 4 to move into 185th place)
188Jon Lieber1,553 
Adonis Terry1,553 
Adam Wainwright1,553(needs 0 to move into 186th place)
191Bill Donovan1,552 
192Greg Swindell1,542 
193Jimmy Key1,538 
194Virgil Trucks1,534 
Dean Chance1,534 
196Bobby Mathews1,528 
Doyle Alexander1,528 
198Juan Pizarro1,522 
199Tim Belcher1,519 
200Jon Matlack1,516 
201Toad Ramsey1,515 
Bill Singer1,515 
203Burleigh Grimes*1,512 
Sonny Siebert1,512 
Dave McNally1,512 
206Paul Derringer1,507 
Gio Gonzalez1,507(needs 5 to move into 203rd place)
208Rich Gossage*1,502 
209J.R. Richard1,493 
Larry Dierker1,493 
211Burt Hooton1,491 
Mike Flanagan1,491 
213Yovani Gallardo1,490(needs 1 to move into 211th place)
214George Mullin1,482 
Kevin Tapani1,482 
216Ron Reed1,481 
217Woody Williams1,480 
218Mike Krukow1,478 
219Jim Lonborg1,475 
220Bob Knepper1,473 
221Red Faber*1,471 
222Mike Scott1,469 
223Lefty Gomez*1,468 
224Brad Radke1,467 
225Johnny Cueto1,462(needs 5 to move into 224th place)
226Charlie Root1,459 
227Steve Renko1,455 
228Earl Wilson1,452 
229Mario Soto1,449 
230Ricky Nolasco1,446(needs 3 to move into 229th place)
231Johnny Podres1,435 
232Ramon Martinez1,427 
233Allie Reynolds1,423 
234Jim Clancy1,422 
235Gary Peters1,420 
236Rick Rhoden1,419 
237Oliver Perez1,418(needs 1 to move into 236th place)
238Hippo Vaughn1,416 
239Denny Neagle1,415 
240Wilbur Wood1,411 
Ray Culp1,411 
242Madison Bumgarner1,409(needs 2 to move into 240th place)
243Aaron Sele1,407 
244Mike Torrez1,404 
245Shane Reynolds1,403 
Mike Morgan1,403 
Earl Moore1,403 
248Chris Sale1,399(needs 4 to move into 245th place)
R.A. Dickey1,399(needs 4 to move into 245th place)
250Dave Burba1,398 
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