Phillies Hurler Jake Arrieta Effort Not Enough Against Diamondbacks, 4-8

Wed, Aug 7, 2019 | Emma Botos

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Jake Arrieta warms up in the bullpen before a start with the Philadelphia Phillies
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August 6, 2019 -- The visiting Phillies lose to the home town Diamondbacks 4 to 8.

The Jake Arrieta start could not help the Diamondbacks from a win. The hurler gave up 2 earned runs in 5.0 innings. Phillies's starter allowed 5 hits and 2 walks. The Diamondbacks had 5 strikeouts against Jake Arrieta. The pitcher allowed 0.348 OBP.

Corey Dickerson led the Phillies in hitting against the Diamondbacks's pitching. At the plate, he had 0 strikeouts. The Phillies hitter had 1 RBI and scored 1 run in the road outing. He had a game slugging percentage of 0.576. He had a 0.317 batting average in the game. In 5 at bats, the hitter had a 0.370 OBP.

Starting at home, Mike Leake helped lead the Diamondbacks to a win. He pitched for 3 Ks. He gave up 2 earned runs over 5.1 innings pitched. The Diamondbacks hurler threw for 11 hit and 1 walk allowed. A 3.38 ERA and 0.306 OBP in the appearance against Phillies.

Posted at Wed, August 7, 2019 21:18:00 MST