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3,000 Strikeout Club

Only the greatest pitchers in Major League history have reached 3,000 strikeouts.
3000 strikeouts Ryan

Nolan Ryan 5,714 Ks. Rich Pilling/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts R. Johnson

Randy Johnson 4,875 Ks. Donald Miralle/Getty Images

3000 strikeouts Clemens

Roger Clemens 4,672 Ks. Rich Pilling/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Carlton

Steve Carlton 4,136 Ks. MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Blyleven

Bert Blyleven 3,701 Ks. MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Seaver

Tom Seaver 3,640 Ks. Louis Requena/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Sutton

Don Sutton 3,574 Ks. Darryl Norenberg/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Perry

Gaylord Perry 3,534 Ks. Photofile/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts W. Johnson

Walter Johnson 3,508 Ks. MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Maddux

Greg Maddux 3,371 Ks. Allen Kee/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Niekro

Phil Niekro 3,342 Ks. Rich Pilling/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Jenkins

Ferguson Jenkins 3,192 Ks. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

3000 strikeouts Martinez

Pedro Martínez 3,154 Ks. Michael Zagaris/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Gibson

Bob Gibson 3,117 Ks. Louis Reqeuna/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Schilling

Curt Schilling 3,116 Ks. Rich Pilling/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Sabathia

CC Sabathia 3,093 Ks. Rich Pilling/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Smoltz

John Smoltz 3,084 Ks. Rich Pilling/MLB Photos

3000 strikeouts Verlander

Justin Verlander 3,006 K's (through 2019 season). Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/Pool/MLB Photos