Mike Leake News Archive
Leake struck out eight and walked two while giving up one run on three hits over seven innings against the Pirates on Friday.
Leake allowed six hits, two walks, and five runs in five innings against the Cardinals on Saturday. He struck out four in the loss.
Leake allowed three runs on eight hits and three walks over six innings in Sunday's loss to the Brewers and afterward suggested he had a dead arm in the start. "I was trying to find the zone and trying to hit spots, but it was not easy today," Leake said. "I had a little dead arm today. I didn't have the full ability to give full effort today. Dead arm can get you. It's one of those things that's hard to explain, but everybody understands what it is."
Leake gave up three earned runs on eight hits and no walks with six strikeouts in six innings Tuesday against the Cardinals, picking up his 11th win of the season.
Leake was torched for seven runs and seven hits in just four innings at Baltimore on Thursday.