MLB Milestone Watch: Strikeouts

Milestones

Milestones Table
2,500 Strikeouts
Bartolo Colon2,383117 to milestone
2,000 Strikeouts
James Shields1,9937 to milestone
Clayton Kershaw1,95743 to milestone
Max Scherzer1,91486 to milestone
Jon Lester1,887113 to milestone
1,500 Strikeouts
Yovani Gallardo1,44852 to milestone
Gio Gonzalez1,43367 to milestone
Madison Bumgarner1,40991 to milestone
Oliver Perez1,40298 to milestone
Johnny Cueto1,393107 to milestone
Ricky Nolasco1,387113 to milestone
R.A. Dickey1,354146 to milestone
Ian Kennedy1,346154 to milestone
1,000 Strikeouts
Phil Hughes98317 to milestone
Jordan Zimmermann98020 to milestone
Joe Nathan97624 to milestone
Corey Kluber96337 to milestone
Jake Arrieta93664 to milestone
Clay Buchholz90496 to milestone
Mike Leake875125 to milestone
Homer Bailey859141 to milestone
Trevor Cahill850150 to milestone
Yu Darvish843157 to milestone
Marco Estrada837163 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 
21Frank Tanana2,773 
22CC Sabathia2,740(needs 33 to move into 21st place)
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 
41Dennis Eckersley*2,401 
42Kevin Brown2,397 
43Sandy Koufax*2,396 
44Bartolo Colon2,383(needs 13 to move into 43rd place)
45Charlie Hough2,362 
46Robin Roberts*2,357 
47Early Wynn*2,334 
48Rube Waddell*2,316 
49Juan Marichal*2,303 
50Dwight Gooden2,293 
51Felix Hernandez2,286(needs 7 to move into 50th place)
52Lefty Grove*2,266 
53Eddie Plank*2,246 
54Tommy John2,245 
55Justin Verlander2,219(needs 26 to move into 54th place)
56Jim Palmer*2,212 
57Jake Peavy2,207 
58David Wells2,201 
59Pete Alexander*2,198 
60Vida Blue2,175 
61John Lackey2,171(needs 4 to move into 60th place)
62Camilo Pascual2,167 
63Tim Wakefield2,156 
64Dennis Martinez2,149 
65Cole Hamels2,137(needs 12 to move into 64th place)
66Roy Halladay2,117 
67Kevin Millwood2,083 
68Bobo Newsom2,082 
69Tim Hudson2,080 
70Ryan Dempster2,075 
71Fernando Valenzuela2,074 
72Zack Greinke2,052(needs 22 to move into 71st place)
73Dazzy Vance*2,045 
74Rick Reuschel2,015 
75Orel Hershiser2,014 
76Dan Haren2,013 
77Catfish Hunter*2,012 
78Andy Benes2,000 
79Billy Pierce1,999 
80Kevin Appier1,994 
81James Shields1,993(needs 1 to move into 80th place)
82Johan Santana1,988 
83Red Ruffing*1,987 
84John Clarkson*1,978 
85Livan Hernandez1,976 
86Al Leiter1,974 
87Bob Welch1,969 
88Kenny Rogers1,968 
89Clayton Kershaw1,957(needs 11 to move into 88th place)
90Whitey Ford*1,956 
91Bobby Witt1,955 
92Amos Rusie*1,950 
93Danny Darwin1,942 
94Tom Gordon1,928 
95Hideo Nomo1,918 
96Max Scherzer1,914(needs 4 to move into 95th place)
97Jerry Reuss1,907 
98Josh Beckett1,901 
99Jon Lester1,887(needs 14 to move into 98th place)
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 
109Randy Wolf1,814 
110Pud Galvin*1,807 
111Tony Mullane1,803 
112Hal Newhouser*1,796 
113Ron Guidry1,778 
114John Burkett1,766 
115Ervin Santana1,764(needs 2 to move into 114th place)
116Rudy May1,760 
117Jason Schmidt1,758 
118Joe Niekro1,747 
119Sid Fernandez1,743 
120Dave Stewart1,741 
121Ed Walsh*1,736 
Tim Lincecum1,736 
123Tom Candiotti1,735 
124Bob Friend1,734 
125Joe Coleman1,728 
Milt Pappas1,728 
127Kevin Gross1,727 
128Floyd Bannister1,723 
129Derek Lowe1,722 
130Chan Ho Park1,715 
Bret Saberhagen1,715 
132Chief Bender*1,711 
133Larry Jackson1,709 
134Jim McCormick1,704 
135Bob Veale1,703 
136Red Ames1,702 
137Charlie Buffinton1,700 
138Curt Simmons1,697 
Chris Carpenter1,697 
140Bruce Hurst1,689 
141Ted Lilly1,681 
142Rick Sutcliffe1,679 
143Carl Hubbell*1,677 
144Tommy Bridges1,674 
145John Candelaria1,673 
146Dave Stieb1,669 
147Darryl Kile1,668 
148Mike Moore1,667 
Gus Weyhing1,667 
150Pedro Astacio1,664 
151Vic Willis*1,651 
152Rick Wise1,647 
153Jeff Fassero1,643 
154Al Downing1,639 
155Carlos Zambrano1,637 
156Matt Cain1,634(needs 3 to move into 155th place)
157Mike Cuellar1,632 
158Chris Short1,629 
159Andy Messersmith1,625 
160Jack Powell1,621 
Freddy Garcia1,621 
Steve Rogers1,621 
163Kyle Lohse1,615 
164Ray Sadecki1,614 
165Claude Osteen1,612 
166Jered Weaver1,611(needs 1 to move into 165th place)
Scott Sanderson1,611 
168Hoyt Wilhelm*1,610 
169Scott Kazmir1,608(needs 2 to move into 168th place)
170Jose Rijo1,606 
171Jim Maloney1,605 
172Ken Holtzman1,601 
173David Price1,600(needs 1 to move into 172nd place)
174Doug Drabek1,594 
Jose DeLeon1,594 
176Ubaldo Jimenez1,593(needs 1 to move into 174th place)
Rube Marquard*1,593 
178Steve Trachsel1,591 
179Ron Darling1,590 
180Todd Stottlemyre1,587 
Woodie Fryman1,587 
182Kerry Wood1,582 
183Jim Perry1,576 
Francisco Liriano1,576(needs 6 to move into 182nd place)
185Harvey Haddix1,575 
186Jim Whitney1,571 
187Adonis Terry1,553 
Jon Lieber1,553 
189Bill Donovan1,552 
190Bronson Arroyo1,542(needs 10 to move into 189th place)
Greg Swindell1,542 
192Jimmy Key1,538 
193Virgil Trucks1,534 
Dean Chance1,534 
195Bobby Mathews1,528 
Doyle Alexander1,528 
197Juan Pizarro1,522 
198Tim Belcher1,519 
199Jon Matlack1,516 
200Bill Singer1,515 
Toad Ramsey1,515 
202Sonny Siebert1,512 
Dave McNally1,512 
Burleigh Grimes*1,512 
205Adam Wainwright1,509(needs 3 to move into 202nd place)
206Paul Derringer1,507 
207Rich Gossage*1,502 
208J.R. Richard1,493 
Larry Dierker1,493 
210Mike Flanagan1,491 
Burt Hooton1,491 
212George Mullin1,482 
Kevin Tapani1,482 
214Ron Reed1,481 
215Woody Williams1,480 
216Mike Krukow1,478 
217Jim Lonborg1,475 
218Bob Knepper1,473 
219Red Faber*1,471 
220Mike Scott1,469 
221Lefty Gomez*1,468 
222Brad Radke1,467 
223Charlie Root1,459 
224Steve Renko1,455 
225Earl Wilson1,452 
226Mario Soto1,449 
227Yovani Gallardo1,448(needs 1 to move into 226th place)
228Johnny Podres1,435 
229Gio Gonzalez1,433(needs 2 to move into 228th place)
230Ramon Martinez1,427 
231Allie Reynolds1,423 
232Jim Clancy1,422 
233Gary Peters1,420 
234Rick Rhoden1,419 
235Hippo Vaughn1,416 
236Denny Neagle1,415 
237Ray Culp1,411 
Wilbur Wood1,411 
239Madison Bumgarner1,409(needs 2 to move into 237th place)
240Aaron Sele1,407 
241Mike Torrez1,404 
242Shane Reynolds1,403 
Mike Morgan1,403 
Earl Moore1,403 
245Oliver Perez1,402(needs 1 to move into 242nd place)
246Dave Burba1,398 
247Johnny Cueto1,393(needs 5 to move into 246th place)
248Jeff Suppan1,390 
249Ricky Nolasco1,387(needs 3 to move into 248th place)
Mike Hampton1,387 
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