Jeff Locke News Archive
Despite throwing only 55 of 94 pitches for strikes, Locke shut out the Astros for seven frames Sunday. He allowed three hits and two walks while striking out four.
Locke went six innings Tuesday, giving up three earned runs on seven hits and a walk, while striking out six Brewers.
Locke's spot in the Pirates rotation appears safe, even with Francisco Liriano expected to make his season debut Saturday against the Mets.
Locke went five-plus innings Saturday against the Nationals, allowing four runs (three earned) on three hits and three walks while striking out three. He did not factor into the decision in Pittsburgh's 5-4 loss.
Despite a 13-inning scoreless streak, Locke's spot in the rotation is anything but guaranteed moving forward, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
Locke extended his shutout streak to 13 innings Sunday, hurling seven scoreless frames against the Cards. He allowed three hits and two walks, striking out four.
Locke pitched six shutout innings and gave up just two hits and two walks while striking out six against the Phillies on Tuesday.