Jeremy Hellickson Strikes Out 4 Batters In 3rd Inning On Rays-Tigers Game

08/25/2011 04:40 pm ET | Updated Oct 25, 2011

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Jeremy Hellickson has struck out four batters in the same inning.

The rookie became the first Rays pitcher to accomplish the feat during the third inning of Thursday's game against Detroit.

Austin Jackson reached base to start the inning on a third-strike wild pitch. Hellickson then struck out Ramon Santiago, Delmon Young and Victor Martinez.