The 2003 Chicago Cubs got 1,025 strikeouts in one season.
Alfonso Soriano. Through the 2009 season, the most strikeouts by a Yankees batter in a season is 157 by Alfonso Soriano in 2002.
Through the 2008 season: Batter: Alfonso Soriano with 157 strikeouts in 2002. Pitcher: Ron Guidry with 248 strikeouts in 1978.
As of the 2008 season, that is Ferguson Jenkins who struck out 274 batters in 1970.
Jim edmonds 167 strikeouts
actually Charles radbourn had 441 strikeouts but they still don't count that season there for nolan Ryan holds the record with 383 strikeouts
Cecil Fielder with 182 strikeouts for the 1990 Tigers.
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As of the 2010 season, the Yankees team record for strikeouts by a pitcher in a season is 248 by Ron Guidry in 1978.
Nolan Ryan set the single season MLB record for strikeouts in 1973 with 383.
Through the 2013 season, Mark Reynolds, who at the time played for the Arizona Diamondbacks, holds the MLB record for striking out in a season with 223 strikeouts in 2009.In 2010, Reynolds became the fastest player to reach 100 strikeouts in a season, doing this in only 67 games, and was on pace to break his own record. He finished the 2010 season with 211 strikeouts, which is fourth all-time.
Matt Kilroy holds the record for most strikeouts by a pitcher in a single season with 513 in 1886. Nolan Ryan holds the modern day record with 383 in 1973.
Nolan Ryan with 383 (modern record - in the 1800s teams only had one pitcher and some of those guys had 500+ strikeouts per season)
Josh Beckett had 194 strikeouts in 200 2/3 innings in the 2007 season.
The 2003 Chicagoe Cubs pitching staff had 1,404 strikeouts for the Major League record.
Mark Reynolds with 223 holds the major league record.
Mark Bellhorn with 177 in 2004.
Pedro Martinez. Martinez holds the Red Sox single season strikeout record with 313 in 1999.
Mickey Lolich with 308 in 1971.
For the 2007 season, Jake Peavy of the San Diego Padres led all MLB pitchers in strikeouts with 240.
1404 by the 2003 Chicago Cubs. Kerry Wood led the Cubs with 266 and Mark Pryor had 245.