ADVERTISEMENT

Twins individual high-strikeout games

  • August 19, 2007 - 11:31 PM

By besting his previous career high by three, Johan Santana broke the Twins record for strikeouts in a single game Sunday. The top five strikeout performances in team history:

© 2014 Star Tribune

Pitcher Opponent Date Result
17 Johan Santana vs. Texas Aug. 19, 2007  W 1-0
15 Bert Blyleven vs. Oakland Aug. 1, 1986 W 10-1
15 Jerry Koosman  vs. Kansas City June 23, 1980 W 4-1
15 Joe Decker at Chicago White Sox June 26, 1973 W 4-0
15 Camilo Pascual at Los Angeles Angels  July 19, 1961 W 6-0