Clay Buchholz News Archive
Buchholz (5-6) gave up five runs (four earned) on six hits, walking four and striking out just one over six innings in Wednesday's loss to the Blue Jays.
Buchholz allowed four runs on 10 hits, did not walk a batter, and struck out three over six innings of a 5-4 win against the Royals on Friday night.
Buchholz will get the first start following the All-Star break Friday against the Royals, the Providence Journal reports.
Buchholz tossed a three-hit shutout with no walks and 12 strikeouts in Sunday's game against the Astros.
Buchholz adjusted the grip of his changeup mid-game Monday night, which lowered his velocity and produced swings-and-misses in a loss to the White Sox, the Providence Journal reports. The changeup has been a problem this season for Buchholz, who hung one early in Monday's game that resulted in an Adam Dunn homer.
Buchholz lost Monday against the White Sox as he pitched seven innings and allowed four runs, five hits and one walk to go along with seven strikeouts.
Buchholz pitched 6.1 innings Tuesday, allowing only one run on five hits (no walks) while striking out two batters and taking a no-decision in the Red Sox' 2-1 loss to the Cubs.
Buchholz used all of his pitches in Wednesday night's win over the Mariners, the Providence Journal reports. He employed a mix of his cutter, changeup and curveball, more in line with last season.
Buchholz (3-4) picked up the win in his first start back from the disabled list on Wednesday. He gave up four runs on seven hits and struck out two over 7.1 innings.