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Gonzalez held Boston to two hits and no runs before leaving with two joggers on in the seventh.
Preaching about two guys that are such talented guys, They offer great stuff, Said excellent catcher Jesus Flores, Who held both games.
Hard to modify. They throw hard with good breaking ball pitches. You got as being a host good hitter, Just to go out there to investigate a good pitch to drive. Stras and Gio are pretty much putting them on down when they in a good spot. Night prior, Strasburg held boston ma to two runs over six innings, Putting out 13.
Adam LaRoche hit a solo homer and Washington spoiled Daisuke Matsuzaka return from rebuilding elbow surgery with its second straight win over the Red Sox.
The excellent go for the sweep today when Jordan Zimmermann faces Jon Lester.
No picnic facing Zimmermann or any of our newbies, Office fx broker Davey Johnson said. Been our efficiency all year, Holding the battle down. Desmond had a two run single and Michael Morse added an RBI double during a three run fourth for arizona.
Matsuzaka (0 1), Making his initial league start since undergoing Tommy John surgery last June 10, Lost the battle four runs and five hits over five innings, Hammering out eight and walking one.
Definitely think I pitched more advanced than I had during my rehab, Matsuzaka said during a translator. Biggest difference today was the steadiness of my velocity and the command of all my pitches. Red Sox you are 5 of 6, Removed below.500 (29 30) And are 1 4 on a six game homestand that proves today.
Gonzalez (8 2) Allowed David Ortiz leadoff double in the second and Dustin Pedroia infield hit in the sixth before leaving with two sportsmen on.
Gonzalez, May NL glass pitcher of the month, Made possible two runs, Minted out five, Walked two and was helped by a pair of solid protecting plays by third baseman Ryan Zimmerman and one by second baseman Danny Espinosa.
Felt like the team did an admirable job, The defensive was marvelous, The the offensive player came alive and the bullpen shut it down for me, Gonzalez being spoken. Arm slot was just going down notes on and I couldn find the zone after that. Was 5 0 employing 2.25 ERA in may perhaps possibly.
Red Sox Manager Bobby Valentine felt it was a decent begin for Matsuzaka.
We can build on that eight strikeouts in five innings that first rate, Saltalamacchia had a bit hit, Bases loaded two run double off reducer Michael Gonzalez in the seventh, Performing to 4 2, But Gonzalez got the subsequent two batters with runners on first and third.
Tyler Clippard got one last three outs for his seventh save, And as well, second in two days.
Leading 1 0 through the fourth, Wa added three runs off Matsuzaka. Morse hit his double after Bryce Harper walked and advanced on Zimmerman hit and run single via the vacant shortstop hole. Desmond followed along with single to right.
The excellent went ahead when LaRoche homered on the first pitch of the second.
Ortiz had a leadoff double with the second, Advanced on a wild pitch when Gio Gonzalez crossed up catcher Flores and hit him in the midriff with a breaking pitch. Gonzalez then got Will Middlebrooks to floorboards out and Darnell McDonald on a fly out.
Notices: The Red Sox specified OF Marlon Byrd before the game to make room for Matsuzaka. Came here and kind of saved a single day, Valentine’s said. Likely to end up with another team. I hope it not someone else on the AL East.