Boston Red Sox: Rick Porcello delivers immaculate performance in Tampa
Boston Red Sox: Rick Porcello delivers immaculate performance in Tampa
Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published broadcast rewritten or redistributed
11 August, 2017, 01:07
At just 82 pitches, the fewest he's thrown since being pulled after a seven-inning stint in a blowout win against Atlanta a year ago, Porcello got the hook.
Porcello has looked like the 2016 Cy Young version of himself in a decent amount of his starts. His face tightened and he said nothing as Farrell took the ball out of his hands with two on and nobody out in the seventh inning, but the Red Sox bullpen has been too good to not call upon in situations like this one. The Boston Red Sox starting pitcher has had a rollercoaster year, and that was exactly how his start against the Tampa Bay Rays went.
WASHINGTON - Miami slugger Giancarlo Stanton hit his career-high and major league-leading 38th homer of the season and drove in three runs.
Yadier Molina cracked a grand slam in the sixth inning - one pitch after a cat ran on the field and delayed the game - to lift St. Louis to its fifth straight victory. Mookie Betts started the rally with an RBI single scoring Eduardo Nunez.
The Rays did not play well behind him, making two official errors while making routine plays look hard.
The Nationals hammered the Marlins, 10-1 behind Ryan Zimmerman, who was 4-for-4 with two home runs, five RBIs and four runs scored. That gives him the most games with 10+ strikeouts by a Red Sox pitcher in a season since Pedro Martinez in 2000.
Porcello had a strong night, changing eye levels with high fastballs and bending breaking balls. Catcher Wilson Ramos fouled off the first two pitches he saw then whiffed on the third. He pitched 6 1/3 scoreless innings in a win at Houston last Wednesday.
Boston has now won eight straight games and improve to 65-49 on the season. "We scored a bunch of runs, I was able to fill up the zone, get some quick outs and get us back in the dugout". "The pitching has been great so really all we've got to do is start getting the bats alive again". "We have guys who can do everything, guys with a ton of experience and guys who are relatively new to relieving".
Dustin Pedroia, who returned to the lineup as the designated hitter after a stint on the disabled list with left knee inflammation, scored Boston's first run on a fielder's choice in the fourth.
But the pitching was the star of this show, and it's not often that can be said when a starter lasts just 82 pitches.
"We seem to be firing on all cylinders", Porcello said.
There have already been three immaculate innings this month, thrown by Porcello, the Rays' Jose Alvarado (August 4), and the Yankees'Dellin Betances (August 2).
But here we are". "The failed motion of no confidence reinforces the status quo", Kotze said by phone from Pretoria, the capital. So a minimum of 55 members of the ruling party would need to defect to pass a motion of no confidence in the president.
The allegations against Bolling are the latest sexual harassment claims against high-ranking employees of Fox News . If any Fox executives are reading this, please include make-up artists in your assessment of the environment.
As part of the announcement, Disney also says they have purchased an additional 42 percent of BAMTech for $1.58 billion. It will use BAMTech's technology to launch direct-to-consumer streaming services for ESPN and Disney movies .
When it comes to issues, CNN said the poll shows Trump with a 48%-approve-to-47%-disapprove rating on national security . Confidence in Trump among Republicans too is eroding, according to a CNN survey , conducted between August 3 and 6.
The massive quake struck at 9:19 PM (local time) Tuesday and the epicenter was monitored at a depth of 20 km, it said. Sichuan's government says around 250 were injured in the quake, and tens of thousands of tourists evacuated.
However, this means one more dongle for Apple users as they will have to purchase a lighting to USB-C adapter for the same. There is the now familiar cutout at the top for camera and infrared sensors, with no home button at the bottom.
My prayers are with the children, families, and faith leaders of the Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center today". He says investigators have recovered components of the device to figure how it was put together.
Misha Hagani, the principal of Paramount Realty USA, confirmed the listing's authenticity in an interview with Newsday . The house was built by Mr Trump's father, developer Fred Trump, in 1940 and is listed on Mr Trump's birth certificate.
Look, that's what I read in the papers and on my side I have had no contact at all with Paris Saint-Germain". Players like Mesut Ozil, Aaron Ramsey and Per Mertesacker are also uncertain for the Leicester clash.
White House remains silent following Minnesota mosque bombing
Soon after he made the statement, authorities in the Philippines said the incident was linked to a robbery, not terrorism. The idea that reporting suspicious incidents could leave people being labeled as "Islamophobic" has to end, Gorka said .
PS4 System Software Update 5.0 details leak
You'll also be able to manage these privileges via a web application that you can access on computer or smartphone. PlayStation 4's upcoming firmware update 5.0 will allow PS4 Pro owners to stream via Twitch at 1080p and 60fps.
South Africa's President Zuma faces no-confidence vote
During an interview in Kenya with journalist Vauldi Carelse, former president Thabo Mbeki also called for MPs to vote honestly. Hiding behind the secret vote, some of the 249 ANC parliamentarians supported the opposition motion, according to the result.
Aurora St. Luke's ranked top hospital in Milwaukee area
Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago the top children's hospital in IL and the 7th best children's hospital in the country. A hospital with more national rankings in the 12 data-driven specialties outranks a hospital with fewer national rankings.
J&K: 3 terrorists killed in Tral, Pulwama; encounter underway
He was also accused of thrashing and torturing some Special Police Officers at gunpoint and circulated the scenes on social media. At places irate crowds of youth clashed with the security forces who fired teargas canisters to quell stone-pelting mobs.
IDF strikes Hamas targets following Gaza rocket attack
No casualties or damage were reported , however. "Some time ago a shell hit an open area in the district (city ed.) Ashkelon". On Tuesday evening, warning sirens blared in southern Israel as the rocket from the Gaza Strip was sacked into the country.
S&P and Dow close at record closing levels....(once again)
Meanwhile, investors will continue to closely track the second-quarter earnings season to see if pricey valuations are justified. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway was down 1.11 percent after the company reported a drop in second-quarter profit.
Over 11.44 Lakh PANs deactivated: Junior Finance Minister
You will be asked to enter the same mobile number on this page, which you entered on your form while applying for your PAN card. If you fail to link your Aadhaar card with your PAN card, then your PAN card might be declared invalid by December 2017.