Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Wednesday, October 03, 2012

MLB.com: Shields sets Rays record with 15 K’s in CG loss

All told, Shields struck out 15 to set a new franchise record for strikeouts in a single game. In addition, Shields pitched his third complete game of the season, facing just 29 batters and walking none while using just 106 pitches.

I don’t think the Rays are going to deal Shields in the offseason but if they do he went out with a bang.

That brings the Rays up to 1373 strikeouts for the season, they were already in second place all time but unless they manage to strike out 31 batters tomorrow they’ll fall short of the 2003 Cubs.

Jim Wisinski Posted: October 03, 2012 at 03:18 AM | 7 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: rays

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. spycake Posted: October 03, 2012 at 09:30 AM (#4252193)
unless they manage to strike out 31 batters tomorrow


Mark Reynolds should get them halfway there... could the Orioles sign Adam Dunn for the day too?
   2. Rants Mulliniks Posted: October 03, 2012 at 09:53 AM (#4252231)
It was the highest game score ever in a loss, in the live ball era. Pretty impressive to K 15 guys and only throw 106 pitches.
   3. There's a bustle in Misirlou's hedgerow Posted: October 03, 2012 at 09:59 AM (#4252240)
It was the highest game score ever in a loss, in the live ball era. Pretty impressive to K 15 guys and only throw 106 pitches.


Of the 9 inning variety anyway. Warren Spahn scored 97 in his 16 inning loss to Juan Marichal in 1963.
   4. Esoteric Posted: October 03, 2012 at 11:05 AM (#4252322)
What does it say about the Orioles, that they would find a way to win a game like this?
   5. Dingbat_Charlie Posted: October 03, 2012 at 11:35 AM (#4252368)
What a season for Chris Davis. That ball was murdered.
   6. The District Attorney Posted: October 03, 2012 at 11:38 AM (#4252372)
That brings the Rays up to 1373 strikeouts for the season, they were already in second place all time but unless they manage to strike out 31 batters tomorrow they’ll fall short of the 2003 Cubs.
Huh? The Brewers have 1,396. They could get it done tonight, although Gallardo was scratched. (They need eight to tie.)
   7. Jim Wisinski Posted: October 03, 2012 at 12:59 PM (#4252475)
I had no idea that the Brewers had a high total this year, I had only seen stories about the Rays (who broke the AL record recently).

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
JPWF13
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOTP 2016 July 25: Card Shark - Bikini trading-card king Brian Wallos expands his empire to politics
(1431 - 2:16pm, Jul 28)
Last: Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad)

NewsblogOT: Wrestling Thread November 2014
(1653 - 2:15pm, Jul 28)
Last: Chokeland Bill

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 7-28-2016
(6 - 2:11pm, Jul 28)
Last: Tom Nawrocki

NewsblogPolitician Who Cooked Up Horrid Braves Stadium Deal Gets Voted Out Of Office
(66 - 2:05pm, Jul 28)
Last: McCoy

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 7-28-16
(13 - 2:00pm, Jul 28)
Last: Lance Reddick! Lance him!

Newsblog2016 New York City Softball Game
(247 - 2:00pm, Jul 28)
Last: Shooty is obsessed with the latest hoodie

NewsblogLaw: Cubs pay a heavy price for Aroldis Chapman, on and off the field - Keith Law Blog- ESPN
(43 - 1:54pm, Jul 28)
Last: You Know Nothing JT Snow (YR)

NewsblogRob Manfred Baseball can be gateway to college | MLB.com
(13 - 1:38pm, Jul 28)
Last: asinwreck

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 1995 Discussion
(26 - 12:45pm, Jul 28)
Last: Rob_Wood

NewsblogBraves trade RHP Lucas Harrell to Rangers | texasrangers.com
(13 - 12:31pm, Jul 28)
Last: Buck Coats

NewsblogMidseason re-rank of Top 100 Prospects list | MLB.com
(9 - 11:48am, Jul 28)
Last: formerly dp

NewsblogRangers recall top prospect Joey Gallo | MLB.com
(20 - 11:28am, Jul 28)
Last: Johnny Sycophant-Laden Fora

Sox TherapyThe Tire Fire Brigade
(3 - 11:26am, Jul 28)
Last: Jose Remains The Most Absurd Thing on the Site

NewsblogKeep baseball out of the Olympics (and softball too)
(32 - 11:15am, Jul 28)
Last: Gamingboy

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 7-27-16
(101 - 10:37am, Jul 28)
Last: There are no words... (Met Fan Charlie)

Page rendered in 0.1621 seconds
47 querie(s) executed