Daily Recap 5/17/2018
Luke Weaver was the hard luck loser tonight as he threw seven innings and gave up one run in a loss against the Phillies. Vince Velazquez was fantastic for Philadelphia and Odubel and Co. brought the bats.
In this back and forth matchup, the first-place Pirates got the job done with strong bullpen work, including a pristine inning from closer Felipe Vazquez.
Finally the Dodgers showed some signs of life. Kenta Maeda threw eight innings of shutout ball and Kenley Jansen closed it out. Justin Turner drove in five, and manager Dave Roberts is counting his lucky stars that Red Beard is back in the lineup.
This 12-inning NL West matchup saw Car-Go drive in the winning runs with a single off of Pierce Johnson.
White Sox: 4
Yoan Moncada goes 3/4 setting the pace for the White Sox as they take down the Rangers
Oakland smashes three homers and returns to .500 baseball as they take down the Jays
Red Sox: 6
David Price tosses a complete game gem as the scorching hot Red Sox continue to dismantle opposing teams.
Tampa Bay Rays: 7
Chris Archer throws 6.2 innings of shut out ball striking out 5 as the Rays steal one in Anaheim.
Jose Iglesias drives in two with a clutch single in the eight inning as the Tigers get the win in Seattle.