Top 4: Thome called out on strikes against Buehrle
Top 6: Thome struck out swinging against Buehrle
Top 9: Thome struck out swinging against Jesse Crain
Final Line: 0-for-4, 4 K
Notes: The novelty of a Jim Thome golden sombrero faded a long time ago, as the 40-year-old veteran is second on the all-time strikeout list with 2,431 – only 166 behind Reggie Jackson. Thome’s also five home runs shy of joining the 600 HR club.
Total 2011 Sombreros: 68