Browsing Michael Wacha

Perfect Pitching Carries Ugly Hitting (Cardinals vs Pirates)

Posted on 8 Oct, 2013, by in MLB

As both the St. Louis Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Pirates combined for only four hits and a batting average of .007 in the game, it was Michael Wacha, striking out nine batters and pitching a strong 7 and bit innings that came out as the hero, giving the Cards the 2-1 win and sending the series back to St. Louis for a deciding fifth. More

Michael Wacha And The Magic of Unearned Runs (Cardinals vs Mets)

Posted on 12 Jun, 2013, by in MLB

While being one of the best offensive teams in baseball, the St. Louis Cardinals don’t always need hitting to carry them. Sometimes it’s a rookie pitcher named Michael Wacha and one huge mistake from Daniel Murphy that allows them to win 9-2 against the New York Mets despite scoring only two earned runs. More