Friday, October 2, 2009
On This Date In 1963
Sandy Koufax fanned 15 in Game 1 of the World Series against the Yankees. After the game Yogi Berra said, "I can see how he won 25 games. What I don't understand is how he lost five." Koufax had the record for strikeouts in a World Series game until Bob Gibson broke it 5 years later when he had 17 Ks.