Freddy Peralta (6-2) was saddled with the loss Wednesday against Cincinnati. He allowed two runs on five hits and no walks over seven innings. He struck out six.
Despite the loss on the ledger, this was an outstanding outing for Peralta. His command looked excellent, and he was able to pitch seven complete innings in 96 pitches. In 75 innings pitched this season, he owns a 2.28 ERA and 0.87 WHIP. He's struck out 104. He lines up to face Arizona early next week.