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Ron Guidry had 248 strikeouts in the 1978 season. This broke the single season record set by New York Yankee Jack Chesbro who had 439 in 1906.

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Q: Which New York Yankees pitching record did Yankees pitcher Ron Guidry break in 1978?
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