Dan Altavilla earned the win against the Tigers on Friday night after striking out one over one inning of relief. This is his third win of the season.
After relieving Felix Hernandez in the top of the seventh, Altavilla retired the Tigers in order on only 10 pitches. His average fastball velocity was over 98 mph on Friday night, which is more than 2 mph faster than his season average. Altavilla has still not allowed a run over 3 1/3 innings pitched in the month of May.