What are strikeouts?

Some articles on strikeouts:

Sun Dong-Yeol - Professional Career - Haitai Tigers
... In his inaugural year, he finished with a 7-4 record, a 1.70 ERA, and 103 strikeouts ... Sun dominated the league with a record of 24-6 and an ERA of 0.99 with 214 strikeouts in 262.2 innings pitched, and became the very first pitcher to ever win the Triple Crown in the KBO history ... In 1987, Sun was 14-2 with a 0.89 ERA and 144 strikeouts, and won the ERA title again and finished 2nd in wins and 3rd in strikeouts ...
Strikeouts For Troops
... Strikeouts For Troops' is a national non profit founded in 2005 by Barry Zito to help injured US Troops by providing 'comforts of home' and works to lift spirits and morale as they ... Strikeouts For Troops also offers support to military families ... Strikeouts For Troops is supported by over 100 MLB players, coaches, managers, athletes from other sports, corporate sponsors and the fans ...
Mike Morrison (baseball)
... In 40 games started, he had 35 complete games, 205 walks and 158 strikeouts. 13) and walks allowed, he finished second in strikeouts per nine innings (4.49), fourth in hit batsmen (22), sixth in strikeouts and losses, and eighth in ... His 4.82 strikeouts per nine innings were also ninth in the league ...
St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Players - Jay Voss
... He was 0–7 with 35 strikeouts and a 7.63 earned run average in 15 games—11 of them starts ... He went a total 3–6 with a 6.39 ERA with 55 strikeouts in 69 innings pitched ... He went 0–1 with 10 strikeouts and a 2.03 ERA in 10 games with Jupiter ...
Connie Johnson - Baseball Career - Baltimore Orioles
... He started 25 games for the Orioles in 1956, going 9–10 with 130 strikeouts and a 3.43 ERA ... He had his best major league season in 1957, going 14–11 for a losing team with 177 strikeouts and a 3.20 ERA ... season in 1958, he went 6–9 with 68 strikeouts and a 3.88 ERA ...