DOUG FISTER’S GEM CLINCHES N.L.’s BEST RECORD IN 2014
Doug Fister has been sold short his entire MLB career, despite standing 6’8″. It’s well beyond time baseball fans acknowledge him for what he is: one of the best pitchers in the game.
Fister threw a 3-hit, complete-game shutout, beating the Miami Marlins 4-0, in the first game of a day-night doubleheader on Friday, clinching the National League’s best record for the Washington Nationals, securing home field advantage for the N.L. Championship Series, should the Nats advance.
The American League holds that distinction for the World Series by virtue of winning the All-Star Game. [Read more...]