The Washington Nationals (21-19) have unquestionably struggled on offense as of late and, in his first start since April 11, right-hander Zack Greinke (W, 2-0) showed little remorse, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-1 win Wednesday night.
The matchup marked Greinke’s first start since he fractured his left clavicle in a brawl with San Diego Padres outfielder Carlos Quentin. Greinke showed no signs of a struggle as he allowed just five hits and one run over 5.1 innings pitched. He struck out four batters and tossed 50 of 83 pitches for strikes. [Read more...]