Our National Pastime has been played for well over one-hundred years. On July 17, 1974, Bob Gibson became only the second Major League pitcher to ever strike out three-thousand hitters!
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Use Baseball Almanac's 3,000 Strikeout Club page for trivia questions and answers!
Did you know that Bob Gibson was a five time twenty or more games winner , a National League leader in shutouts four times, a two time Cy Young Award winner, a Most Valuable Player Award winner, and a no-hit pitcher?