WATCH: Epic video of Kerry Wood's 20 strikeout game (47 min)
|Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 12:07 PM- -|
Today is the 22-year anniversary of arguably the greatest pitching performance in major league history with Kerry Wood's 20 strikeout performance against the 'Killer Bees' of the Houston Astros.
ICYMI: Cubs Productions released an epic behind-the-scenes look from the memorable Cubs performance.
Check it out below:
Video Description: Through the memories of those who were there, relive the day that a 20-year-old Kerry Wood threw his historic 20 strikeout game. Kid K's 20 strikeouts, 20 years later. Which strikeout was your favorite?
"It was the single most dominant pitching performance I have ever seen." -Chip Caray
22 years ago today ... the @Cubs RH @KerryWood fans 20 @astros .... D Bell #20. Have seen many “can’t miss” prospects since my rookie year in 1986... (Strasburg,Kershaw,Prior,Van Poppel,King Felix,& many more) NONE ... NONE had the pure stuff KW had.... his stuff was ELECTRIC. pic.twitter.com/iKIlnRtyiC— Dan Plesac (@Plesac19) May 6, 2020