Odorizzi (6-2) allowed three runs on nine hits with three strikeouts and two walks across 5.1 innings during a victory against the Angels on Wednesday. For the first time since April 22, Odorizzi gave up runs, snapping a streak of 22 straight scoreless innings. All three runs came via the long ball against Odorizzi -- it was the first time this year he's allowed more than one homer in a game. Although snapping the streak was disappointing, Odorizzi still improved to 6-2, and he owns a 2.63 ERA, 1.06 WHIP and 46 strikeouts in 48 innings this year. His next scheduled start will be against these same Angels.
Odorizzi (5-2) struck out five and picked up the win Friday, allowing only one hit over seven scoreless innings in a 6-0 victory over the Tigers. The right-hander was brutally efficient, throwing 66 of 95 pitches for strikes, and Detroit's only hit against him was a first-inning double by Christin Stewart. Odorizzi now has an active 20-inning scoreless streak, giving him a sparkling 2.32 ERA, and he'll look to keep it going at home Wednesday against the Angels.
Odorizzi (4-2) picked up the win Saturday over the Yankees, hurling six scoreless innings in a 7-3 victory while permitting just two hits and four walks. He struck out eight. Odorizzi cruised through the Yankees lineup, wriggling out of trouble in the first and fourth innings when he issued two walks in both frames. The 29-year-old has has won his last four starts, allowing just three runs over 24.1 innings with a 23:6 K:BB. For the season, Odorizzi has an outstanding 2.78 ERA and 1.09 WHIP. He'll look to keep it rolling in his next start, which is scheduled for Friday at home against the Tigers.
Odorizzi (3-2) tossed seven scoreless innings Monday, striking out seven batters while allowing four hits and a walk and earning the win over Houston. Odorizzi was locked in all night against the visiting Astros, allowing just one hit and a walk after the second inning. He needed just 86 pitches on the night, the fewest he's thrown during his three-start winning streak. He'll carry a 3.34 ERA into Saturday's tilt against the Yankees.
Odorizzi (2-2) gave up two runs on eight hits with no walks while striking out two through 5.2 innings in a win over the Astros on Monday. Odorizzi fell just short of a quality start but pitched well enough to earn the victory. The 29-year-old has won his last two starts even though he hasn't been able to make it through six innings more than once this season.The right-hander has a 2-2 record with a 4.37 ERA and a 9.1 K/9 through five outings.