Carlos Martínez pitched Saturday afternoon on April 15. While it was not one of his best outings with him surrendering two earned runs in five and one-third innings pitched with eight walks, he did strike out nearly 37% of the batters he faced that day. That translates to eleven strikeouts. It was a pretty impressive feat:
Want to know how those strikeouts looked? Well, you are in luck:
Donations will be flying in at this rate.
what else is going on in baseball...
- Marlins' Ichiro homers in final Safeco at-bat | MLB.com
- Ichiro homered in possibly his final at-bat in Seattle | SBNation.com
- Harper's grand slam | MLB.com
- Kershaw fans 10 in seven innings | MLB.com
- 10 MLB rookies off to strong starts this season. | Sports on Earth
- CB Bucknor’s Courageous Strike Call | FanGraphs Baseball
- The CB Bucknor Experience | FanGraphs Baseball
- Shhh! Don't tell anyone, but baseball is changing | ESPN
- Book excerpt -- "Smart Baseball" by Keith Law | ESPN
what the cardinals are up to...
- Ortiz: Fowler gives Cardinals what they want | Jesus Ortiz | stltoday.com
- Dexter Fowler boosting Cardinals with style and, at last, his bat | St Louis Cardinals | ESPN
- Cardinals sweep Pirates with third straight 2-1 win behind Fowler home runs | Viva El Birdos
KNOW THINE ENEMY...
the milwaukee brewers
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- How is free swinger Eric Thames crushing his second act? | ESPN
- Preview: Cardinals at Brewers | St. Louis Cardinals | stltoday.com
- Series Preview: St. Louis Cardinals @ Milwaukee Brewers | Brew Crew Ball
- Cardinals next four games are scheduled against the Brewers | Viva El Birdos
- A Milwaukee Brewers community | Brew Crew Ball
the nl central
- This young Cubs fan burst into tears when he was surprised with a trip to Wrigley Field | MLB.com
- Kyle Hendricks Walked Tommy Milone on Four Pitches | FanGraphs Baseball
- What’s Going On With the Cubs? | FanGraphs Baseball
- Starling Marte and Home Runs in the Era of PED Testing | FanGraphs Baseball
- Starling Marte’s PED suspension is a simple fact of life for baseball | SBNation.com
- Andrew McCutchen’s Second Last Chance in Center | FanGraphs Baseball
- Amir Garrett is a reason to watch the Reds in 2017 | SBNation.com