Gonzalez Struggles, Ozuna Soars As Marlins Beat Nats 4-0

CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter

VIERA (CBSMiami/AP) – Washington’s top-notch rotation saw a minor hiccup on Saturday. Gio Gonzalez, the Nationals’ left-hander, gave up three straight hits, including a two-run double in what turned into a 4-0 Marlins’ victory.

“They were swinging early,” Gonzalez said. “I mean the first three batters, I must have thrown five pitches. It’s just the way it is.”

Aside from that, both Gonzalez and Nationals manager Matt Williams were content with the pitcher’s day after allowing four runs and four hits in 2 2/3 innings.

“He threw first-pitch strikes to most guys and his curveball was good,” Williams said. “I thought it was really good. He had good velocity, 93-95. He felt good about it and so did I.”

Gonzalez, who struggled with shoulder issues last season when he went 10-10 with a 3.57 ERA, is just glad to be healthy again. He said…

View original post 419 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s