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Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Rick Porcello gets another shutout, Tigers beat A’s

Porcello is now 3-0 with 24 scoreless innings over his last three outings. He became the first pitcher since Baltimore’s Jeff Ballard on Aug. 21, 1989, to throw a shutout without a walk or strikeout. No Tigers pitcher had done it since Dizzy Trout in 1944.

Zeroes everywhere with this guy.

Robert in Manhattan Beach Posted: July 01, 2014 at 11:32 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Walks Clog Up the Bases Posted: July 02, 2014 at 10:22 AM (#4741824)
Great head of hair, too.

95 pitches to get through nine scoreless. And he did it with ease. It was like watching a simulation game on MLB2K14.

And what a difference two weeks makes. I figured the Tigers would be fine, but it's as if they never lost possession of first place.
   2. PreservedFish Posted: July 02, 2014 at 10:37 AM (#4741833)
The BABIP karma is finally turning around for him.

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