On May 1, 1984 — Dwight Gooden becomes the first teenager to strike out at least ten players since Bert Blyleven accomplished the feat in 1970. The Mets’ 19 year-old phenom, who will break Herb Score’s rookie record with 276 Ks this season, will have a total of 15 double-digit strikeout games this year.

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