MILWAUKEE (AP) — Minnesota Twins correct-hander José Berríos pitched six hitless innings and Taylor Rogers kept the relate intact by seven against the Milwaukee Brewers, who additionally had a no-hitter going till Corbin Burnes‘ gem turned into ended in the seventh by a solo homer.
It turned into the most vital time pitchers matched every varied over six hitless innings since the San Francisco Giants‘ Jake Peavy and the Fresh York Mets’ Jacob deGrom did it on Aug. 2, 2014. Both bids ended in the seventh.
Berríos finished with 12 strikeouts, a success batsmen and no free passes on 84 pitches. He punched out Kolten Wong to full the sixth, and his 12 strikeouts matched a career excessive, keep against Texas on June 24, 2018.
Rogers got right here on to delivery the seventh. The left-hander struck out Luis Urías, Christian Yelich and Keston Hiura in a supreme inning. Urías ripped a ball resplendent nasty down the most vital-immoral line that near to ended the relate.
Burnes allowed a one-out homer to Byron Buxton in the seventh on his 87th pitch and turned into pulled correct after, trailing 1-0. The correct-hander struck out 11, hit a batter and issued no walks.
Minnesota’s last no-hitter turned into thrown by Francisco Liriano on Would per chance additionally just 3, 2011 at the Chicago White Sox. The franchise has by no methodology thrown a combined no-hitter.
Neither crew had a baserunner till the fifth. Burnes hit Jake Cave with a pitch with two outs, and Berríos plunked Keston Hiura to delivery the underside of the inning.
The closest both crew got right here to a success early on turned into in the third inning when Milwaukee’s Orlando Arcia hit a lengthy cruise that Buxton caught at the warning note in center.
This is Burnes’ fifth career game with at the very least 10 strikeouts. It’s the 10th double-digit strikeout game for Berríos.
Burnes went 4-1 with a 2.11 ERA last season and finished sixth in the NL Cy Younger Award vote casting. Berríos turned into 5-4 with a 4.00 ERA.
The Brewers we no-hit by Cubs journeyman Alec Mills at dwelling on Sept. 13, 2020. Milwaukee has but to throw a no-hitter at American Family Field, formerly Miller Park.
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