Vladimir Gutierrez did not factor into the decision Monday against the Pirates, allowing five runs on seven hits in 3.1 innings. He walked one and struck out three.
Gutierrez allowed two home runs in the first inning and couldn't recover. He then allowed three more runs in the third. He has now allowed five runs in two of his last five starts. On the season, he sports a 4.53 ERA and 1.37 WHIP in 111.1 innings.