- - http://www.sportstalkflorida.com -

Game 5 Looking Like ‘Just Another Pitcher’s Day’

Posted By Charles Mager On October 16, 2013 @ 4:53 PM In MLB | No Comments

Source: Nathan Aderhold, SB Nation [1]

Three batters into Game 5, it appeared that Dodgers starter Zack Greinke was headed for a very long day.

A four-pitch walk book-ended by bloop singles put the right-hander in a bases-loaded, no-out crisis in the first inning of an elimination game — the scenario of his worst nightmares, essentially.

But, somehow, he escaped. After getting clean-up hitter Matt Adams to whiff at a 2-2 breaking ball, Greinke got a double-play chopper down to third from Yadier Molina to end the threat.

Meanwhile, Joe Kelley has had no problems thus far, throwing a scoreless first.

Game 5 Looking Like 'Just Another Pitcher's Day' by

Article printed from : http://www.sportstalkflorida.com

URL to article: http://www.sportstalkflorida.com/game-5-looking-like-just-another-pitchers-day/

URLs in this post:

[1] Nathan Aderhold, SB Nation: http://www.sbnation.com/mlb/2013/10/16/4845906/nlcs-dodgers-cardinals-greinke-double-play

Copyright © 2011 ESPN Florida. All rights reserved.