Yordano Ventura News Archive
Ventura (6-9) pitched an eight-inning complete game against the Rangers on Thursday, giving up three runs on four hits, but he suffered the loss. He struck out six and walked one.
Ventura is starting Thursday's game against Texas, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.
Ventura (ribs) said he isn't injured after taking an Adrian Beltre hit off the ribs, Christian Hardy of the Kansas City Star reports.
Before leaving the game with a rib injury, Ventura (6-8) allowed three runs on three hits and four walks while striking out five over five innings to take the loss Saturday against the Rangers.
Ventura (6-7) threw seven innings Sunday, allowing two runs on eight hits and a walk while striking out six, but came away with a no-decision in a 4-2 loss to the Tigers.
Ventura (ankle) started Friday versus the Mariners and allowed three runs on six hits and a walk across seven innings. He struck out five and suffered his seventh loss of the season.
Ventura (ankle) has been confirmed as Friday's starter against the Mariners, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.
Ventura (ankle) tested out his ankle with a team trainer Wednesday afternoon and remains on course to start Friday, Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star reports.
Ventura (ankle) played catch Monday, Joel Goldberg of FSKC reports. Afterward, manager Ned Yost was hopeful that the right-hander will be able to make his next start Friday against the Mariners.
Ventura was diagnosed with a right ankle sprain after exiting Sunday's start against the Phillies, Ryan Lawrence of PhillyVoice.com reports.