Vol MMXIII, No 119
April 29, 1986
Roger Clemens strikes out 20 - First Ever
20K by Clemens
BOSTON MA (1986)
On this date in 1986, Roger Clemens made baseball history, being the first pitcher in major league history to strike out 20 batters in 9-innings. Since that time, two other pitchers, Kerry Wood and Randy Johnson have matched the 20-K mark.
Roger Clemens attended college at The University of Texas, before joining the Boston Red Sox.