Rick Porcello News Archive
Porcello improved to 15-8 on Tuesday, tossing eight innings of nine-hit, two-run ball while not issuing a walk and striking out two against the Yankees.
Porcello pitched an absolute gem against the Rays Wednesday, tossing a complete-game shutout while giving up just three hits (no walks) and striking out four batters in picking up his 14th win (14-8) of the year.
Porcello allowed six runs -- five earned -- on 10 hits and no walks Friday with three strikeouts in a loss against the Mariners.
Porcello was forced into action Sunday against the Blue Jays, coming into the game in the 17th inning and getting the loss in the 19th inning. He gave up one run on three hits and two walks and also committed a big throwing error in the game-ending rally in the 19th.
Porcello (13-6) took a tough-luck loss Thursday in Yankee Stadium, allowing one run on nine hits in seven innings. He struck out five and didn't walk a batter for the third time in four starts.
Porcello was excellent in his win over the Rockies on Saturday as he allowed two runs in eight innings while accumulating 10 strikeouts.