Tanner Roark earned his 10th victory of the season on Tuesday,
(VČERA 23. 8. 2017, 07:21:11, rotoworld.com)
Tanner Roark earned his 10th victory of the season on Tuesday, limiting the Astros to three runs (two earned) on six hits across 5 2/3 innings. Roark piled up seven strikeouts on the night while issuing just one free pass. [...] (více...)
Roark strikes out seven to pick up win
(VČERA 23. 8. 2017, 06:56:19, mlb.com)
Nationals right-hander Tanner Roark won on Tuesday after allowing three runs (two earned) on six hits and one walk with seven strikeouts in 5 2/3 innings against Houston.
Spin: Roark (10-8, 4.64 ERA) is now 4-2 with a 3.14 ERA in his last seven starts. He’s allowed three or fewer earned runs in eight of his previous nine outings. Roark has pitched a bit better than his results would indicate, evidenced by his 4.26 FIP in 143 2/3 innings this year. He’s been a solid pitcher on a great team, making him worthy of a roster spot in standard mixed leagues. Roark will make his next start on Aug. 27 at home against the Mets. (více...)
Astros cool off after promising start vs. Nats
(VČERA 23. 8. 2017, 06:28:01, Official Houston Astros)
The Astros were kept in check again Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park, where Nationals right-hander Tanner Roark held them to three runs (two earned) on six hits in 5 2/3 innings of a 4-3 win in the first game of an Interleague showdown between division leaders. (více...)
Tanner Roark ditched his sinker and the results are turning his season around
(18. 8. 2017, 02:21:01, Federal Baseball)
After a tough first half that saw Tanner Roark struggle to a 5.27 ERA, the right-hander is slowly rounding into form for the Washington Nationals.
The career of Tanner Roark has been something out of a movie. He initially struggled as a minor leaguer in the Texas Rangersâ organization, was a bit of an afterthought in an uninspiring trade deadline move, and didnât break into the major leagues until after his 26th birthday.
Roark then established himself as a dominant starting pitcher with outstanding seasons in 2014 and 2016. He embarked on his age-30 season this year fresh off a top-10 finish in the NL Cy Young voting and an appearance in the World Baseball Classic (více...)
Tanner Roark on two mistakes in the Washington Nationalsâ 3-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels in D.C.
(17. 8. 2017, 02:56:01, Federal Baseball)
Washingtonâs right-hander Tanner Roark was sharp in his outing against the Los Angeles, but the Nationals dropped a 3-2 decision in D.C.
In five second-half starts before this afternoonâs against the Los Angeles Angels in the nationâs capital, Tanner Roark was (3-1), posting a 2.97 ERA, 16 walks (4.75 BB/9), 32 Ks (9.49 K/9) and a .186/.287/.336 in 30 1â3 innings pitched.
Roark told reporters after his previous outing, a six-inning start against the Miami Marlins, that his velocity wasnât there so he had to focus on his command. (více...)