Brian Schlitter hit with loss Tuesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/17/2014) Cubs pitcher Brian Schlitter was charged with a loss Tuesday after giving up three earned runs on two hits and one walk in one inning and striking out one in his team's 6-5 defeat against the Marlins.
Schlitter (2-2) put two men on base before surrendering a three-run home run that put the Marlins in a 6-4 deficit. It was just the second home run the reliever has allowed in 31 appearances. Schlitter owns a 3.03 ERA, 0.95 WHIP and 18:( K:BB ratio in 32 2/3 innings.