Jonathan Papelbon News Archive
Papelbon gave up a hit in a scoreless ninth inning Friday to notch his 12th save of the season.
Papelbon retired the only two batters he faced Friday night, one via strikeout, and logged his 10th save of the season as the Nationals topped Miami by a 5-3 score.
Papelbon covered two scoreless innings in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Cubs in 13 innings, conceding two hits and a walk.
Papelbon allowed three runs on five hits and only managed to record two outs before taking the loss Tuesday against the Royals in his second blown save of the season.
Papelbon threw a clean inning with a strikeout to record the save Monday against Kansas City, his ninth.
Papelbon pitched a scoreless ninth inning while allowing a walk to earn his eighth save Friday at the Cardinals.