Lance McCullers Jr.
SP - HOU
Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. posted a line of four hits, three walks, and nine strikeouts against the Dodgers on Tuesday. He allowed zero runs over 6.2 innings of work. Houston ultimately defeated Los Angeles by a score of 3-0.
McCullers improved to 9-2 with a 3.02 ERA, 1.21 WHIP, and .196 OBA through 18 starts. He has walked 51 batters while striking out a total of 124.
Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. allowed four runs on six hits and three walks over six innings of work against the Mariners on Tuesday. He also struck out three batters in the process. The 27-year-old was credited with the victory as Houston ultimately defeated Seattle by a score of 8-6.
McCullers improved to 8-2 on the season. He has a 3.23 ERA, 1.22 WHIP, and .199 OBA in addition to allowing 48 walks and striking out 115 batters. The right-hander, who hadn't allowed more than three runs in a single outing between April 15th and July 20th, has now allowed a total of eight runs over his last two starts.
Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. allowed four runs on six hits and a pair of walks over five innings of work against the Mariners on Wednesday. Most important, however, are his eight strikeouts. Although McCullers was credited with the no-decision, Houston ultimately fell to Cleveland by a score of 5-4.
McCullers is 7-2 with a 3.04 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, and .195 OBA over the course of 16 starts this season. He has now struck out 41 batters over his last five starts (totaling 31.2 innings of work).
Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. allowed just one run on two hits against the White Sox on Friday. He also walked two batters while striking out 10. He earned the win as Houston ultimately defeated Chicago by a score of 7-1.
McCullers is now 7-2 with a 2.80 ERA, 1.18 WHIP, and .188 OBA through 15 starts this season. He has allowed 43 walks while striking out 99 batters. The right-hander hasn't allowed more than two runs in a single outing since May 22 vs. the Rangers.
Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. allowed a pair of runs on seven hits over seven innings against the Athletics on Thursday. He also walked two batters and struck out eight in the process. He was hit with the loss as Houston ultimately fell to Oakland by a score of 2-1.
McCullers is now 6-2 with a 2.94 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, and .196 OBA through 14 starts this season. He is now 3-1 with seven earned runs, 23 hits, 15 walks, and 30 strikeouts over his last five starts dating back to the beginning of June.