Despite the loss to the 1st place Twins, Rookie Zac Gallen threw a gem continuing his good start in the Majors. With the Marlins bats held in check, Gallen only allowed 4 hits, 8 strikeouts, and 2 ER to the current Home Run Kings.
In his 7 starts Zac Gallen has a 2.72 ERA in 36 innings. While averaging 10.65 strike outs per 9 innings, Zac Gallen also has a high Walks per 9 innings at 4.46.
Tonight the Marlin's will face another great pitcher in Jose Berrios (9-5, 2.94 ERA, and 122 K) and Sandy Alcantara (4-9, 4.q8 ERA, 84 K) will start for the Marlins. Sandy has been struggling of late and hopes to hit his stride this evening. In his last 3 starts he has an ERA 6.35.