CLEVELAND — Red Sox ace Chris Sale became the fastest pitcher in Major League Baseball history to reach 2,000 career strikeouts at Tuesday night's 7-6 victory on the Indians when he achieved the milestone in 1,626 innings. Indians centre fielder Oscar Mercado was the sufferer of Sale's 2000 th punchout when

CLEVELAND — Red Sox ace Chris Sale became the fastest pitcher in Major League Baseball history to reach 2,000 career strikeouts at Tuesday night's 7-6 victory on the Indians when he achieved the milestone in 1,626 innings. Indians centre fielder Oscar Mercado was the sufferer of Sale's 2000 th punchout when

CLEVELAND — Red Sox genius became the fastest pitcher in Major League Baseball history to reach 2,000 career strikeouts at Tuesday night's 7-6 victory on the Indians when he achieved the milestone in 1,626 innings.

Indians centre fielder Oscar Mercado was the casualty of Sale's 2000 th punch-out when he waved in an 81.4-mph slider to terminate the bottom of the third inning.