Dodgers News: Starting Pitchers Showing Their Potential to Dominate Their Opposition

From Friday, March 10, to Tuesday, March 14, every healthy starting pitcher that is vying for a spot in the starting rotation delivered an exceptional appearance.

Brandon McCarthy 3.0 IP 1 H 0 ER 0BB 3K
Julio Urias 2.0 IP 0 H 0 ER 1 BB 3 K
Hyun-Jin Ryu 2.0 IP 1 H 0 ER 0 BB 2 K
Alex Wood 3.0 IP 3 H 1 ER 1 BB 3 K
Clayton Kershaw 4.0 IP 2 H 1 ER 1 BB 4 K
Rich Hill 3.2 IP 1 H 0 ER 3 BB 3 K
Kenta Maeda 3.2 IP 1 H 1 ER 0 BB 7 K

They combined for 21 1/3 innings pitched, allowing just three earned runs between all seven starters. That, along with a 25 to 6 K/BB ratio, is something that fans should get excited about, spring training or not.

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The team as a whole excelled in 2016, even with all of the injuries they faced. 2017 could be a year of health and breakouts for the Dodgers starting rotation.

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Written by Trevor Vernola


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