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Dick Drott from the Chronology
May 26, 1957 - At Wrigley Field rookie Dick Drott 20 of the Cubs strikes out 15 Braves including Hank Aaron and Billy Bruton 3 times en route to a 7-5 victory in game one. Drott's 15 K's is a Cubs 20th C. mark for 9 innings (to be broken by Kerry Wood) and one shy of John Clarkson's 1886 club mark. His 15 wins this year are the most for a Cub rookie since Pat Malone won 18 in 1928. Chicago sweeps winning the nitecap 5-4.
May 11, 1956 - Los Angeles (PCL) edges San Francisco 6-5 as starter Dick Drott fans 14 in seven+ innings and relievers Marino Pieretti and Bob Anderson strike out 5 more. The 19 K's ties the league mark set in 1905.