By Joe Haakenson, AngelsWin.com Contributor -
JUNE 22, 2002-GAME 71
ANGELS AT BREWERS
MILWAUKEE -- A masterpiece it wasn't, but Jarrod Washburn's paint-by-numbers pitching performance Saturday night was all about the results.
The Angels' starter needed 122 pitches to work his way through six innings, but when he was finished the Milwaukee Brewers had scored only two runs. The Angels offense did the rest, pounding out 16 hits in an 8-2 win before 28,765 at Miller Park.
Washburn found himself in trouble in nearly every inning but managed a way to escape any serious trouble by striking batters out. He finished with a career-high 10 strikeouts while winning his seventh consecutive decision.
Washburn, who gave up eight hits and walked four, hasn't lost since April 13. In the 12 starts since then, he's 7-0 with a 3.13 ERA. And the Wisconsin native did it with dozens of friends and family attending the game.
``We won and I pitched good enough to win, so I guess you can ...