April 17, 1983- Nolan Ryan strikes out his 3,500th batter

Seem here is MLB pitching legend Nolan Ryan finishing his pitching motion en route to striking out another batter.

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Seem here is MLB pitching legend Nolan Ryan finishing his pitching motion en route to striking out another batter.

By: Zachary Kaye, Reporter/Editor

On this day in 1983, Astros pitcher Nolan Ryan was able to strike out his 3,500th batter. Now, Nolan Ryan is the MLB’s all-time leader in total strikeouts and a member of the hall of fame.