Stephen Strasburg's strikeout numbers for the first three games go:â†µ
- 14 â†µ
- 8 â†µ
- 10 â†µ
That's 32. By hitting 40, he would tie the record for strikeouts in a pitcher's first four career starts (previously held by Herb Score in 1955).â†µ
That's exactly what he did against the Royals with nine strikeouts.â†µ
Final numbers for Strasburg; Six innings, One run, nine hits.â†µ
Not bad, Royals.