Hisashi Iwakuma News Archive
Iwakuma dominated the Phillies on Tuesday, tossing eight shutout innings of four-hit ball while not issuing a walk and striking out a season-high 11 batters.
Iwakuma is set to make two starts this week, after the Mariners elected to push Roenis Elias off Sunday's scheduled start vs. the Red Sox, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.
Iwakuma pitched 6.2 scoreless innings Wednesday vs. the Blue Jays, striking out five and capturing his 11th win of the season.
Iwakuma pitched seven solid innings Friday against the White Sox, allowing one run on five hits and no walks with three strikeouts to win his 10th game of the season.
Iwakuma was a hard-luck loser Sunday against the Orioles, giving up a leadoff homer to Nick Markakis for the only run scored in the game.
Iwakuma beat the Indians on Tuesday, giving up two earned runs on six hits while walking one and fanning six over seven innings.
Iwakuma pitched seven innings, allowing four runs on seven hits (no walks) while striking out five batters in picking up his fifth loss (8-5) of the year Tuesday in the Mariners' 4-0 defeat to the Orioles