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Sunday, September 29, 2019

Hyun-Jin Ryu claims NL ERA title

Lefty hurler Hyun-Jin Ryu wrapped up his first All-Star campaign on Saturday, tossing seven scoreless innings as the Dodgers dominated the Giants 2-0 to take their final series of the regular season. The win not only boosted him to a 14-5 record, but enabled him to capture the National League ERA title with a league-best average of 2.32.

It was a remarkable finale for the 32-year-old southpaw, who not only held the Giants spellbound through seven frames, but supplied the Dodgers with their first run of the afternoon: an RBI single that plated Gavin Lux to get the team on the board in the fifth. Their one-run lead was soon padded by a Max Muncy home run — his 35th of the year, good for second-most on the team — and the bullpen handled the remaining two innings with ease, limiting San Francisco to a pair of base hits as they closed out win no. 105.

 

QLE Posted: September 29, 2019 at 12:17 AM | 10 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: era, hyun-jin ryu

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   1. Joyful Calculus Instructor Posted: September 29, 2019 at 01:10 AM (#5884268)
his 35th of the year, good for second-most on the team


Muncy is third on the team in home runs. I gotta say, though, when Ryu took that qualifying offer, I thought he’d get injured again rather than have his best season ever. He’s set himself up for a nice pay day. But first, it’s playoffs time!
   2. Davo Posted: September 29, 2019 at 09:10 AM (#5884287)
A bit premature on the title, wouldn’t we say? Tyler Mahle could re-take the lead with 165 shutout innings today.
   3. "RMc", the superbatsman Posted: September 29, 2019 at 11:50 AM (#5884305)
Ryu's on first.
   4. Walt Davis Posted: September 29, 2019 at 04:57 PM (#5884403)
Since there's no story, I'll put it here.

Jorge Soler is gonna win the AL HR tite.
   5. SoSH U at work Posted: September 29, 2019 at 05:09 PM (#5884406)
Jorge Soler is gonna win the AL HR tite.


Becoming the first Royal to win a homer title, and leaving only one franchise that has never had a league homer champ.

Guesses?
   6. Booey Posted: September 29, 2019 at 05:30 PM (#5884409)
#5 - Padres?
   7. Booey Posted: September 29, 2019 at 05:31 PM (#5884410)
Disappointed that Soler pulled ahead of Trout, though. Was hoping Mike could hold on despite the injury.
   8. Graham & the 15-win "ARod Vortex of suck" Posted: September 29, 2019 at 05:32 PM (#5884411)
I believe it may be Houston?
   9. Booey Posted: September 29, 2019 at 05:33 PM (#5884412)
Wait, nope, I remember McGriff leading in 1992.
   10. SoSH U at work Posted: September 29, 2019 at 05:58 PM (#5884426)
Houston it is.

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