Derek Jeter holds the all-time record for most strikeouts by a Yankees player.
Ryan Howard holds the record for most strikeouts for a batter in a World Series with 13 in 2009. Bob Gibson holds the record for most strikeouts for a pitcher with 35 in 1968.
Nolan Ryan holds the record for most career strikeouts with 5.714.
Alfonso Soriano holds the record for most strikeouts by a batter in a single postseason with 26 set in 2003.
Sammy Sosa with 174 in 1997.
Alfonso Soriano. Through the 2009 season, the most strikeouts by a Yankees batter in a season is 157 by Alfonso Soriano in 2002.
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Nolan Ryan, with 5,714 strikeouts, holds the career record.