The performance earned him his eighth win of the season and set a new team strikeout high for 2015. Johnson allowed just three hits and one walk during his dominant outing and his first seven outs of the night were strikeouts.
While he's shown a penchant for strikeouts throughout his three-year career, he'd never recorded more than nine in a pro game until Friday. The right-hander has 111 strikeouts against 34 walks this season and his ERA stands at 2.43 through 20 appearances.
Alex M. Smith is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.