I thought we chased a lot of balls down, a lot of easy outs, Marlins manager Don Mattingly said. Obviously these guys know (how Richard pitches) so his movement was probably pretty good today.
San Diego has come close to a no-hitter a few times this season.
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Brad Hand pitched a perfect ninth for his 19th save in 21 chances, closing a game that took 2 hours, 24 minutes.
Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer as the last-place Padres won a fourth consecutive series for the first time since August 2015. Hosmer hit his eighth home run and went 5 for 12 in the three-game set in front of family and friends, including about 60 on Sunday.
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Ohtani also is batting .289 with six home runs and 20 RBIs as baseball’s most successful two-way player in decades. The designated hitter has cooled off only slightly after an impressive start at the plate, batting .257 with two homers since April.
Eppler acknowledged that if Ohtani were only a hitter, he probably would be able to keep playing with such an injury.
But that’s not his circumstance, and that’s not how we want to utilize the player, Eppler said. It was determined that any unique swing or variability [in Ohtani’s elbow] could impose some small percentage increase in risk, so that’s why we’re going to give it the three-week time period right now to assess and then make a determination at that time.
The Angels have tried to keep Ohtani fresh by giving Authentic Marlon Mack Jersey him at least a week of mound rest between his pitching starts, adhering to a disciplined plan drawn up by Eppler. Although Ohtani was eager for more playing time, the Angels didn’t want to rush him into a frantic pace in his first big-league season.
Among pitchers with at least five starts this season, Ohtani has the third-highest average velocity on fastballs (96.8 mph) behind Luis Severino and Noah Syndergaard (both 97.6), according to ESPN Stats & Information.