On June 20, Washington Nationals won 2-0 at home against the Philadelphia Phillies. National starter Xie zel broke his nose in yesterday’s attack training, but still insisted on playing today’s game with injuries. In the end, he didn’t lose points after seven innings. He was hit four hits and hit three strikes 10 times.
Throughout the game, shezer used a lot of speed balls to challenge Philadelphia’s hitters. Today, his average ball speed is 96.2 miles, which is the third fastest in 358 starts of his career. His pitches cost Philadelphia hitters a total of 18 swings and two 98 mile fastballs, which he had only thrown once before this season.
Although there are only four hits in the national team, two of them are Yangchun cannons. Brian Dozier and V í ctor Robles hit home runs in the second and eighth innings respectively to help the team take the lead.
The bullpen, which has been criticized by the national team, didn’t go wrong again today. Sean Doolittle, the terminator of the ninth inning, made three pitches and three times to close the door successfully, which is also the 15th rescue success of Doolittle this season.