Did Mike Leake Pitch well enough to stay in the rotation?
Mike Leake, who perhaps is pitching for his big league life, had a quality start going 7 innings while allowing 3 earned runs. However, Leake still ended up with his 4th loss of the season. It has been rumored that if Leake performed poorly tonight, his next start would be skipped and he would be on his way out of the starting rotation. His strong performance tonight gets him at least 1 more start before any decision will by made. Take a look at the usual recap of tonight's game. You know the drill.
- Joey Votto got 2 hits and a walk. With a double and intentional walk he added to his MLB lead in both categories.
-Scott Rolen (10) and Zack Cozart (6) each picked up an RBI.
-As mentioned Mike Leake pitched well with 7 innings, 4 hits, 3 runs.
-Jose Arrendondo pitched a scoreless inning despite allowing 2 hits and 2 walks.
-The offense continues to struggle. Votto was the only player with ...