Kansas City Royals Ace Zack Greinke Reaches 1K Strike Outs In Losing Effort

An EPIC achievement to be sure . . . And a milestone achieved for the team that pretty much ruined his career.

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"Zack Greinke struck out the 1,000th unique hitter of his career when he struck out Joey Wiemer in the fifth inning. He exited after five innings with just two runs allowed on three hits with no walks and five strikeouts . . . The Royals fall to 12-29 and will have to win to avoid the sweep on Sunday afternoon"

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Last call! Brewers win 4-3 walk off over Royals

Zack Greinke reached a new milestone by striking out his 1,000th unique hitter, but the Royals gave up a ninth inning run to lose in a walk-off 4-3 to the Brewers. The Royals got on the board first off Brewers starter Adrian Houser. Bobby Witt Jr.

Royals: Zack Greinke becomes 5th pitcher in MLB history to strikeout 1,000 batters

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Zack Greinke has had quite the career, beginning his journey with the Kansas City Royals and winning a Cy Young Award with the franchise. The 19-year veteran added another milestone to his collection during the Royals matchup against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday evening.

Kansas City Royals Zack Greinke Joins Incredible Club in Baseball History

Even a down season can have incredible moments. Such was the case on Saturday night as the Kansas City Royals took on the Milwaukee Brewers in Milwaukee. The Royals entered the game at an American League Central-worst 12-28, but pitcher Zack Greinke joined a very exclusive club in baseball history in his start.

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