Holland allowed the first two Nationals to reach in the second but induced a double-play grounder from Michael A. Taylor and struck out Wilmer Difo.
I knew going into the game I can’t make any mistakes, Holland said. He’s Max Scherzer. I mean he’s been doing a great job this year. He held us to two runs.
The Giants earned their first series victory at Nationals Park since taking two of three games from July 9-11, 2010.
Giants: OF Gorkys Hernandez, who was hit in the ribs in the eighth inning Saturday, was out of the lineup. Bochy said Hernandez was available to pinch hit Sunday and to play Monday. … 1B/OF Brandon Belt (appendix removed on June 1) will begin taking swings tomorrow. … RHP Johnny Cueto (right elbow inflammation) and RHP Jeff Samardzija (right shoulder tightness) are both expected to throw 40-pitch bullpen sessions Monday.
Boone might have lacked managerial or coaching experience, but Callaway was arguably more of the wild card http://www.officialdetroitredwings.com/Adidas-Eric-Tangradi-Jersey as a potential manager. He had rightfully earned a great deal of credit as the pitching coach for the Indians, but major league history is littered with pitching coaches who failed as managers. Indeed, Callaway and Bud Black are the only current managers who were pitchers.
Royals catcher Salvador Perez noticed early his team’s ace had a devastating changeup, and he wasn’t shy about calling it even in fastball counts.
Salvy called a fantastic game and certain times revealed themselves where we went back-to-back-to-back-to-back changeups, Duffy said.
You don’t do that very often when you throw in the mid-90s, but it was enough to keep people off balance today.
Chris Bassitt (0-1) also allowed three hits in seven innings in his first appearance since undergoing http://www.officialauthenticsraiders.com/Lester-Hayes-Jersey.html Tommy John surgery on May 6, 2016. He struck out six and walked one, allowing one run on Paulo Orlando’s RBI single in the second inning.