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Brad Hand took the loss and blew the save on Sunday. He allowed two earned runs, one hit, and one walk with no strikeouts in 1/3 innings pitched.
In July, Hand hasn't fared well with a 5.40 ERA and 1.35 WHIP in 6 2/3 innings. However, the Nationals keep giving Hand save chances.
Brad Hand took the loss after allowing the winning runs in the 10th inning. Hand threw two innings while allowing one hit, two runs (one earned), and one walk with zero strikeouts.
Hand has typically been reliable as a closer but he struggled a tiny bit on Wednesday. Even so, his season-long ratios are still solid with a 2.63 ERA and 1.07 WHIP. The Nationals have shown confidence in Hand throughout the season, so no need to panic right now.
Brad Hand notched his 20th save of the season on Tuesday after throwing one clean inning with one strikeout.
This was Hand's second save in July in four appearances. During those four appearances, he has a 2.08 ERA and 1.15 WHIP. Hand keeps racking up the saves with quality ratios.
Brad Hand allowed one run on one hit and three walks while striking out three in an inning pitch during Sunday's 8-7 win over the Padres.
Hand blew his third save of the season Sunday but was picked up by the Nationals' offense in the bottom of the ninth. He is now 5-2 with a 2.61 ERA for the season.
Brad Hand earned his 19th save of the season after throwing one scoreless inning with one strikeout.
Brad Hand continues to pitch well with a 2.43 ERA and 1.03 WHIP in 37 innings pitched. He's a reliable closer heading into the All-Star break.