10 game-changing sports strikes

POSTED: 8:49 AM PDT October 11, 2011    UPDATED: 8:10 PM PST January 12, 2013 

With the NHL lockout now over, look back at the top strikes and lockouts in sports history.

Lockouts - 1972 baseball
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1972 Baseball Strike -- Major League Baseball's first general strike began on April Fools' Day in 1972 and lasted just under two weeks, resulting in the loss of 86 games that were never rescheduled.

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