Alex Cobb Versus The Orioles
Heading into today’s start against the Orioles Alex Cobb had made 3 career starts and compiled a 2-0 record with a 2.04 ERA (17.2 IP/4 ER). He has allowed 2 ER or less in each of his 3 starts.
His most recent start against the Orioles came on August 20th in Baltimore. He earned the win in the 7-4 Rays victory by going 6 innings allowing 2R/1ER on 3 hits striking out 5 and walking 4.
Thus far through 3 innings today he has not allowed a hit. He has recorded 5 groundball outs and 4 strikeouts. He has allowed two base runners to reach base via the walk.
After a 20 pitch first inning he has his pitch count back in order needing only 10 pitches for the 2nd inning and 15 to end the 3rd.Alex Cobb Versus The Orioles by Steve Kinsella