Hisashi Iwakuma News Archive
Iwakuma will have his next start pushed back to Thursday, the Tacoma News Tribune reports.
Iwakuma pitched seven strong innings in a marathon 16-inning game Friday against the Angels, as he gave up two runs on six hits while striking out three batters.
Iwakuma will start the first game after the All-Star break Friday against the Angels, the Seattle Times reports.
Iwakuma came within one out of a shutout Saturday, allowing two runs on five hits and no walks in 8.2 innings against the A's. He struck out eight.
Iwakuma threw seven scoreless innings in Monday's win over the Twins, scattering four hits and striking out a season-high 10.
Iwakuma (5-4) turned in his worst outing of the year in Wednesday's loss to the Red Sox. He gave up five runs on eight hits and struck out three over just four innings of work.