Top KBO Players by Strikeouts in 2021

# Player Team K IP BB K/BB TBF K% BB% K/9 BB/9
1 Andrew Suarez LG 46 36 ⅓ 13 3.54 143 .322 .091 11.39 3.22
2 David Buchanan Samsung 43 43 ⅔ 15 2.87 176 .244 .085 8.86 3.09
3 Won Tae-in Samsung 39 38 8 4.88 148 .264 .054 9.24 1.89
4 Ben Lively Samsung 38 33 ⅓ 13 2.92 140 .271 .093 10.26 3.51
5 Ryan Carpenter Hanwha 37 35 ⅓ 15 2.47 146 .253 .103 9.42 3.82
6 Ariel Miranda Doosan 36 28 ⅓ 22 1.64 130 .277 .169 11.44 6.99
7 Drew Rucinski NC 35 33 19 1.84 153 .229 .124 9.55 5.18
7 Daniel Mengden Kia 35 35 ⅓ 12 2.92 143 .245 .084 8.92 3.06
9 Odrisamer Despaigne KT 32 41 ⅔ 16 2.00 171 .187 .094 6.91 3.46
10 Park Jong-hun SSG 31 37 ⅔ 12 2.58 155 .200 .077 7.41 2.87
11 Lee Eui-lee Kia 30 25 ⅓ 12 2.50 103 .291 .117 10.66 4.26
11 Ko Young-pyo KT 30 37 6 5.00 153 .196 .039 7.30 1.46
13 Dan Straily Lotte 29 31 ⅓ 10 2.90 138 .210 .072 8.33 2.87
13 Nick Kingham Hanwha 29 33 ⅓ 9 3.22 139 .209 .065 7.83 2.43
15 Kim Min-woo Hanwha 28 32 ⅔ 17 1.65 142 .197 .120 7.71 4.68
16 Aaron Brooks Kia 27 42 ⅔ 10 2.70 185 .146 .054 5.70 2.11
17 Oh Won-seok SSG 25 21 10 2.50 99 .253 .101 10.71 4.29
17 Wes Parsons NC 25 24 19 1.32 114 .219 .167 9.38 7.12
17 Choi Won-joon Doosan 25 33 ⅔ 9 2.78 137 .182 .066 6.68 2.41
17 Eric Jokisch Kiwoom 25 35 ⅔ 11 2.27 151 .166 .073 6.31 2.78
21 Park Se-woong Lotte 24 32 12 2.00 139 .173 .086 6.75 3.38
21 Walker Lockett Doosan 24 36 ⅓ 10 2.40 156 .154 .064 5.94 2.48
23 An Woo-jin Kiwoom 23 19 ⅔ 11 2.09 91 .253 .121 10.53 5.03
23 Baek Jung-hyun Samsung 23 31 14 1.64 136 .169 .103 6.68 4.06
23 Casey Kelly LG 23 34 17 1.35 149 .154 .114 6.09 4.50
26 Kim Beom-su Hanwha 22 16 ⅔ 11 2.00 76 .289 .145 11.88 5.94
27 Shin Min-hyeok NC 21 23 ⅔ 8 2.62 96 .219 .083 7.99 3.04
28 Kim Min-su KT 20 16 ⅓ 6 3.33 73 .274 .082 11.02 3.31
28 Bae Je-seong KT 20 26 ⅓ 20 1.00 116 .172 .172 6.84 6.84
28 Choi Won-tae Kiwoom 20 31 10 2.00 140 .143 .071 5.81 2.90
28 Moon Seung-won SSG 20 32 ⅓ 12 1.67 140 .143 .086 5.57 3.34
32 Kim Tae-hoon SSG 19 17 9 2.11 70 .271 .129 10.06 4.76
32 Song Myung-gi NC 19 18 7 2.71 78 .244 .090 9.50 3.50
32 So Hyeong-jun KT 19 20 ⅔ 12 1.58 92 .207 .130 8.27 5.23
32 Enderson Franco Lotte 19 28 15 1.27 130 .146 .115 6.11 4.82
32 Jeong Chan-heon LG 19 28 7 2.71 109 .174 .064 6.11 2.25
37 Choi Jun-yong Lotte 18 17 ⅓ 7 2.57 72 .250 .097 9.35 3.63
38 Kang Jae-min Hanwha 17 15 ⅓ 6 2.83 63 .270 .095 9.98 3.52
38 Kim Jae-woong Kiwoom 17 16 11 1.55 74 .230 .149 9.56 6.19
38 Jang Hyun-sik Kia 17 17 13 1.31 80 .212 .162 9.00 6.88
41 Koo Seung-min Lotte 16 10 ⅔ 5 3.20 49 .327 .102 13.50 4.22
41 Hong Geon-hui Doosan 16 14 ⅔ 7 2.29 60 .267 .117 9.82 4.30
41 Wilmer Font SSG 16 18 9 1.78 78 .205 .115 8.00 4.50
41 Park Jin-tae Kia 16 19 ⅓ 6 2.67 79 .203 .076 7.45 2.79
45 Seo Jin-yong SSG 15 12 9 1.67 57 .263 .158 11.25 6.75
45 Lee Min-ho LG 15 12 ⅔ 8 1.88 57 .263 .140 10.66 5.68
45 Kim Seong-min Kiwoom 15 14 9 1.67 62 .242 .145 9.64 5.79
45 Yi Jung-yong LG 15 14 ⅓ 6 2.50 64 .234 .094 9.42 3.77
45 Kim Dae-woo Lotte 15 15 ⅓ 10 1.50 65 .231 .154 8.80 5.87
45 Kim Jeong-in Kiwoom 15 23 14 1.07 105 .143 .133 5.87 5.48
51 Kim Kang-ryul Doosan 14 13 ⅓ 8 1.75 62 .226 .129 9.45 5.40
51 Kim Sang-su SSG 14 14 11 1.27 67 .209 .164 9.00 7.07
51 Kim Tae-hoon Kiwoom 14 14 ⅔ 8 1.75 69 .203 .116 8.59 4.91
51 Yun Dae-kyung Hanwha 14 16 13 1.08 72 .194 .181 7.88 7.31
55 An Young-myung KT 13 13 4 3.25 54 .241 .074 9.00 2.77
55 Lee Tae-yang SSG 13 15 1 13.00 56 .232 .018 7.80 0.60
55 William Cuevas KT 13 18 9 1.44 91 .143 .099 6.50 4.50
58 Kim Dae-yu LG 12 11 ⅓ 2 6.00 43 .279 .047 9.53 1.59
58 Yoo Won-sang KT 12 11 ⅓ 6 2.00 47 .255 .128 9.53 4.76
58 Ham Deok-ju LG 12 11 ⅔ 9 1.33 57 .211 .158 9.26 6.94
58 Choi Ji-guang Samsung 12 12 5 2.40 55 .218 .091 9.00 3.75
58 Jung Woo-young LG 12 12 ⅓ 9 1.33 55 .218 .164 8.76 6.57
58 Oh Seung-hwan Samsung 12 12 ⅓ 6 2.00 60 .200 .100 8.76 4.38
58 Kim Jin-sung NC 12 13 ⅓ 10 1.20 63 .190 .159 8.10 6.75
58 Kim Jin-uk Lotte 12 13 ⅔ 13 0.92 66 .182 .197 7.90 8.56
58 Woo Kyu-min Samsung 12 14 1 12.00 52 .231 .019 7.71 0.64
58 Noh Kyung-eun Lotte 12 15 7 1.71 69 .174 .101 7.20 4.20
58 Han Hyun-hee Kiwoom 12 21 ⅓ 9 1.33 92 .130 .098 5.06 3.80
69 Park Jin-hyung Lotte 11 7 ⅔ 5 2.20 41 .268 .122 12.91 5.87
69 Kim Yun-su Samsung 11 9 ⅓ 11 1.00 57 .193 .193 10.61 10.61
69 Lee In-bok Lotte 11 11 ⅔ 2 5.50 59 .186 .034 8.49 1.54
69 Yang Chang-seop Samsung 11 12 ⅓ 6 1.83 54 .204 .111 8.03 4.38
69 Jo Yeong-u SSG 11 13 6 1.83 64 .172 .094 7.62 4.15
69 Bae Jae-june LG 11 13 3 3.67 61 .180 .049 7.62 2.08
69 Lee Seung-min Samsung 11 14 ⅓ 7 1.57 67 .164 .104 6.91 4.40
69 Lee Seung-heon Lotte 11 18 19 0.58 96 .115 .198 5.50 9.50
69 Im Gi-yeong Kia 11 18 ⅔ 11 1.00 90 .122 .122 5.30 5.30
78 Park Chi-guk Doosan 10 8 ⅓ 7 1.43 40 .250 .175 10.80 7.56
78 Hong Sung-min NC 10 11 ⅔ 2 5.00 48 .208 .042 7.71 1.54
78 Sim Chang-min Samsung 10 12 4 2.50 53 .189 .075 7.50 3.00
78 Lim Chang-min NC 10 12 ⅓ 8 1.25 54 .185 .148 7.30 5.84
78 Ryou Jin-oug NC 10 12 ⅓ 10 1.00 62 .161 .161 7.30 7.30
78 Kang Dong-yeon NC 10 14 ⅔ 6 1.67 67 .149 .090 6.14 3.68
78 Jang Si-hwan Hanwha 10 15 11 0.91 76 .132 .145 6.00 6.60
85 Jung Woo-ram Hanwha 9 9 ⅔ 4 2.25 37 .243 .108 8.38 3.72
85 Kim Taek-hyeong SSG 9 10 7 1.29 50 .180 .140 8.10 6.30
85 Kim Jae-yoon KT 9 12 8 1.12 55 .164 .145 6.75 6.00
85 Artie Lewicki SSG 9 13 ⅓ 2 4.50 53 .170 .038 6.08 1.35
85 Song Eun-beom LG 9 14 4 2.25 59 .153 .068 5.79 2.57
85 Bae Min-seo NC 9 15 2 4.50 55 .164 .036 5.40 1.20
85 Kim Yun-sik LG 9 16 ⅔ 10 0.90 76 .118 .132 4.86 5.40
92 Jang Ji-hun SSG 8 5 ⅔ 3 2.67 30 .267 .100 12.71 4.76
92 Choi Min-jun SSG 8 6 ⅔ 4 2.00 36 .222 .111 10.80 5.40
92 Kim Keon-kuk Lotte 8 9 4 2.00 40 .200 .100 8.00 4.00
92 Jang Min-gi Kia 8 10 14 0.57 50 .160 .280 7.20 12.60
92 Kim Won-jung Lotte 8 11 2 4.00 42 .190 .048 6.55 1.64
92 Go Woo-suk LG 8 11 ⅔ 2 4.00 42 .190 .048 6.17 1.54
92 Moon Kyeong-chan NC 8 12 4 2.00 54 .148 .074 6.00 3.00
92 Kim Yi-hwan Hanwha 8 12 ⅔ 11 0.73 66 .121 .167 5.68 7.82
92 Jung Hai-young Kia 8 14 ⅔ 11 0.73 65 .123 .169 4.91 6.75
92 Kim Young-kyu NC 8 17 11 0.73 90 .089 .122 4.24 5.82
92 Lee Seung-jin Doosan 8 17 ⅔ 4 2.00 66 .121 .061 4.08 2.04
103 Kim Hyun-jun Kia 7 5 3 2.33 26 .269 .115 12.60 5.40
103 Lee Seung-heon NC 7 5 ⅓ 1 7.00 27 .259 .037 11.81 1.69
103 Choi Sung-hoon LG 7 6 ⅓ 3 2.33 27 .259 .111 9.95 4.26
103 Jun Yu-soo KT 7 8 ⅓ 2 3.50 32 .219 .062 7.56 2.16
103 Won Jong-hyan NC 7 8 ⅔ 2 3.50 38 .184 .053 7.27 2.08
103 Park Jun-pyo Kia 7 10 9 0.78 54 .130 .167 6.30 8.10
103 Yang Hyun Kiwoom 7 13 6 1.17 57 .123 .105 4.85 4.15
103 Lee Young-ha Doosan 7 15 10 0.70 78 .090 .128 4.20 6.00
103 Kim Myeong-sin Doosan 7 15 ⅔ 2 3.50 65 .108 .031 4.02 1.15
103 Yoo Hee-kwan Doosan 7 20 7 1.00 104 .067 .067 3.15 3.15
103 Kim Dong-hyeok Kiwoom 7 21 ⅔ 6 1.17 88 .080 .068 2.91 2.49
114 Gwak Been Doosan 6 4 ⅓ 4 1.50 20 .300 .200 12.46 8.31
114 Jin Hae-soo LG 6 5 ⅓ 4 1.50 21 .286 .190 10.12 6.75
114 Kim Hyeon-su Kia 6 6 ⅔ 4 1.50 38 .158 .105 8.10 5.40
114 Lee Bo-geun KT 6 7 ⅓ 5 1.20 41 .146 .122 7.36 6.14
114 Cho Sang-woo Kiwoom 6 7 ⅔ 5 1.20 33 .182 .152 7.04 5.87
114 Kim Yu-sin Kia 6 8 ⅓ 9 0.67 39 .154 .231 6.48 9.72
114 Lim Jung-ho NC 6 8 ⅔ 4 1.50 40 .150 .100 6.23 4.15
114 Oh Ju-won Kiwoom 6 9 1 6.00 39 .154 .026 6.00 1.00
114 Yoon Ho-sol Hanwha 6 11 ⅓ 4 1.50 49 .122 .082 4.76 3.18
123 Kim Se-hyun SSG 5 4 ⅓ 7 0.71 28 .179 .250 10.38 14.54
123 Lee Seung-hyun Samsung 5 5 ⅓ 4 1.25 31 .161 .129 8.44 6.75
123 Jung Su-min SSG 5 5 ⅔ 6 0.83 34 .147 .176 7.94 9.53
123 Jang Jae-young Kiwoom 5 6 9 0.56 34 .147 .265 7.50 13.50
123 Lim Gyu-bin Kiwoom 5 6 ⅔ 2 2.50 30 .167 .067 6.75 2.70
123 Nam Jae-hyeon Kia 5 7 10 0.50 36 .139 .278 6.43 12.86
123 Lee Seung-jae Kia 5 7 ⅔ 1 5.00 34 .147 .029 5.87 1.17
123 Lee Jae-hak NC 5 7 ⅔ 10 0.50 41 .122 .244 5.87 11.74
123 Yoon Myung-june Doosan 5 8 6 0.83 46 .109 .130 5.62 6.75
123 Lee Min-woo Kia 5 8 ⅓ 3 1.67 45 .111 .067 5.40 3.24
123 Kim Min-gyu Doosan 5 9 ⅔ 5 1.00 54 .093 .093 4.66 4.66
123 Josh Smith Kiwoom 5 10 5 1.00 43 .116 .116 4.50 4.50
123 Jang Pill-joon Samsung 5 10 ⅔ 9 0.56 50 .100 .180 4.22 7.59
123 Oh Hyoun-taek Lotte 5 11 ⅓ 6 0.83 60 .083 .100 3.97 4.76
123 Park Jong-ki Doosan 5 12 ⅔ 2 2.50 51 .098 .039 3.55 1.42
138 Kim Dae-hyun LG 4 3 ⅔ 3 1.33 23 .174 .130 9.82 7.36
138 Kim Yu-yeong Lotte 4 4 4 1.00 21 .190 .190 9.00 9.00
138 Kim Jong-soo Hanwha 4 4 ⅔ 7 0.57 30 .133 .233 7.71 13.50
138 Lim Hyun-jun Samsung 4 5 2 2.00 20 .200 .100 7.20 3.60
138 Park Jung-soo NC 4 5 5 0.80 22 .182 .227 7.20 9.00
138 Lee Jun-young Kia 4 6 6 0.67 29 .138 .207 6.00 9.00
138 Kim Seon-gi Kiwoom 4 7 4 1.00 39 .103 .103 5.14 5.14
138 Jo Hyun-woo KT 4 7 ⅔ 4 1.00 35 .114 .114 4.70 4.70
138 Cho Je-young Doosan 4 9 7 0.57 40 .100 .175 4.00 7.00
138 Kim Dae-woo Samsung 4 11 ⅓ 4 1.00 50 .080 .080 3.18 3.18
138 Seo Jun-won Lotte 4 14 8 0.50 63 .063 .127 2.57 5.14
149 Seo Dong-min SSG 3 1 0 3 1.000 .000 27.00 0.00
149 Lee Jong-min Kiwoom 3 2 ⅓ 7 0.43 17 .176 .412 11.57 27.00
149 Park Ju-hong Hanwha 3 3 9 0.33 18 .167 .500 9.00 27.00
149 Kim Jeong-bin SSG 3 3 ⅓ 3 1.00 15 .200 .200 8.10 8.10
149 So Rhee-hyun NC 3 4 1 3.00 16 .188 .062 6.75 2.25
149 Ha Jae-hoon SSG 3 4 ⅓ 6 0.50 26 .115 .231 6.23 12.46
149 Na Gyun-an Lotte 3 4 ⅓ 1 3.00 19 .158 .053 6.23 2.08
149 Ha Jun-ho KT 3 5 2 1.50 23 .130 .087 5.40 3.60
149 Lee Chae-ho SSG 3 5 3 1.00 27 .111 .111 5.40 5.40
149 Lee Sang-yung LG 3 5 ⅔ 5 0.60 27 .111 .185 4.76 7.94
149 Kim Jin-young Hanwha 3 7 ⅓ 6 0.50 36 .083 .167 3.68 7.36
149 Koh Young-chang Kia 3 7 ⅓ 3 1.00 40 .075 .075 3.68 3.68
149 Lee Geun-wook SSG 3 9 ⅔ 17 0.18 58 .052 .293 2.79 15.83
162 Lee Chan-hyeok LG 2 1 2 1.00 6 .333 .333 18.00 18.00
162 Nam Ho Doosan 2 1 ⅓ 2 1.00 6 .333 .333 13.50 13.50
162 Moon Dong-wook Hanwha 2 1 ⅓ 1 2.00 6 .333 .167 13.50 6.75
162 Shin Jung-rak Hanwha 2 1 ⅓ 1 2.00 9 .222 .111 13.50 6.75
162 Yoon Joong-hyun Kia 2 1 ⅓ 1 2.00 7 .286 .143 13.50 6.75
162 Seo Duk-won Kia 2 2 2 1.00 10 .200 .200 9.00 9.00
162 Kim Seong-jin Kiwoom 2 2 0 8 .250 .000 9.00 0.00
162 Park Woong Doosan 2 2 1 2.00 7 .286 .143 9.00 4.50
162 Kim Jin-su LG 2 2 ⅓ 0 9 .222 .000 7.71 0.00
162 Park Ju-seong Kiwoom 2 2 ⅔ 2 1.00 19 .105 .105 6.75 6.75
162 Han Cha-hyeon KT 2 3 1 2.00 16 .125 .062 6.00 3.00
162 Oh Dong-uk Hanwha 2 3 ⅓ 3 0.67 15 .133 .200 5.40 8.10
162 Kim Jae-yeol Kia 2 4 4 0.50 19 .105 .211 4.50 9.00
162 Im Chan-kyu LG 2 4 ⅔ 8 0.25 31 .065 .258 3.86 15.43
162 Joo Hyun-sang Hanwha 2 10 ⅓ 3 0.67 46 .043 .065 1.74 2.61
162 Bae Dong-hyun Hanwha 2 11 ⅔ 8 0.25 51 .039 .157 1.54 6.17
178 Kim Min-su Lotte 1 1 1 1.00 4 .250 .250 9.00 9.00
178 Kang Ji-kwang SSG 1 1 4 0.25 10 .100 .400 9.00 36.00
178 Lee Sang-dong KT 1 1 0 3 .333 .000 9.00 0.00
178 Bae Seong-geun Lotte 1 2 1 1.00 9 .111 .111 4.50 4.50
178 Jang Won-jun Doosan 1 2 2 0.50 7 .143 .286 4.50 9.00
178 Lee Jung-hyun KT 1 6 3 0.33 25 .040 .120 1.50 4.50
178 Ju Kwon KT 1 9 ⅓ 3 0.33 39 .026 .077 0.96 2.89
185 Park Jae-min Lotte 0 0 2 0.00 2 .000 1.000
185 Choi Dong-hwan LG 0 0 ⅓ 1 0.00 5 .000 .200 0.00 27.00
185 Kang Kyung-hak Hanwha 0 0 ⅔ 2 0.00 8 .000 .250 0.00 27.00
185 Jung Jin-ho Hanwha 0 0 ⅔ 1 0.00 3 .000 .333 0.00 13.50
185 Kim Geon-tae NC 0 0 ⅔ 2 0.00 5 .000 .400 0.00 27.00
185 Park Gwan-jin Kiwoom 0 0 ⅔ 3 0.00 12 .000 .250 0.00 40.50
185 Chae Ji-seon LG 0 0 ⅔ 1 0.00 5 .000 .200 0.00 13.50
185 Byeon Si-won Kia 0 0 ⅔ 3 0.00 7 .000 .429 0.00 40.50
185 Im Jun-seob Hanwha 0 0 ⅔ 1 0.00 5 .000 .200 0.00 13.50
185 Choo Jae-hyun Lotte 0 1 2 0.00 4 .000 .500 0.00 18.00
185 Kwon Hwi Doosan 0 1 1 0.00 7 .000 .143 0.00 9.00