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Kerry Wood's 20-strikeout game ball

On May 6, 1998, a misty day at Wrigley Field, the 20-year-old rookie fanned 20 Astros to tie Roger Clemens' record for most strikeouts in a game. Wood threw 122 pitches, gave up one hit, hit batter Craig Biggio and went the distance in the Cubs’ 2-0 win. The next day, Cubs equipment manager... Chris Walker, Chicago Tribune
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