On This Day In Baseball History: July 26, 1992

 

Nolan Ryan

 

Texas Rangers 45-year old Nolan Ryan earns his 319th victory passing Phil Niekro for 12th on the all-time list. During the game Ryan also strikes out his 100th batter of the year, making it his 23rd consecutive year with at least 100 strike outs, a Major League record. During his career he set or broke 51 different pitching records.

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