Jake Peavy settles for no-decision
, SP, SF
Giants pitcher Jake Peavy
wasn't a factor into the decision Monday night in Los Angeles against the Dodgers. He allowed two runs on four hits and one walk while striking out four over seven innings of work.
Over his last six starts covering 41 innings, Peavy has allowed only five earned runs. He owns a 3.78 ERA and a 1.27 WHIP over 31 starts (197 2/3 innings). His final start of the regular season will come at home Saturday against San Diego.
Dan Haren fans seven in no-deicison
, SP, LAD
Dodgers pitcher Dan Haren
struck out seven but wasn't a factor into the decision Monday night at home against the Giants. He allowed two runs -- one earned -- on one hit and no walks over seven innings of work. Of his 100 pitches, 65 were strikes.
Over his last five starts covering 31 innings, Haren has allowed seven earned runs. He owns a 4.03 ERA and a 1.18 WHIP over 31 starts (181 innings). His final start of the regular season will come Saturday at home against Colorado.
Tyler Matzek pegged with tough-luck loss
, SP, COL
Rockies pitcher Tyler Matzek
was pegged with a tough-luck loss Monday night in San Diego, dropping to 6-11 on the year. He allowed one run on four hits and three walks while striking out eight over six innings of work.
Over his last five starts covering 33 2/3 innings, Matzek has allowed five earned runs. His season comes to an end with a 4.05 ERA and a 1.39 WHIP over 117 2/3 innings of work. He struck out 91 and walked 44 over that span.
Eric Stults keeps Rockies in check Monday
, SP, SD
Padres pitcher Eric Stults
dominated the Rockies at home on Monday, scattering seven hits and 6 1/3 scoreless innings to improve to 8-17 on the year. He struck out five and walked one. Of his 93 pitches, 66 were strikes.
Stults owns a 4.42 ERA and a 1.40 WHIP over 31 starts (169 innings). He will make his final start of the season Saturday in San Francisco.
Josh Collmenter gets back on track in win over Twins
, SP, ARI
Diamondbacks pitcher Josh Collmenter
got back on track with a quality start in his penultimate start of the season Monday night against Minnesota, improving to 11-8 on the year. he allowed two runs on five hits and one walk while striking out five over 6 1/3 innings of a 6-2 victory.
Collmenter owns a 3.57 ERA and a 1.16 WHIP over 171 1/3 innings of work. He will make his final start of the season Sunday at home against St. Louis.
Travis Wood takes step back in final start of season
, SP, CHC
Cubs starter Travis Wood
took another step back in his final start of the season Monday night at home against the Cardinals, dropping to 8-13 on the year. He was charged with seven runs -- six earned -- on eight hits and two walks while striking out eight over five innings of an 8-0 defeat.
Wood ends his 2014 campaign with a 5.03 ERA and a 1.53 WHIP over 31 starts (173 2/3 innings). He struck out 146 and walked 76 over that span.
Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright
dominated the Cubs at Wrigley Field on Monday, hurling seven scoreless innings to improve to 20-9 on the year. He allowed three hits and one walk while striking out eight in an 8-0 victory.
Wainwright has won 20 games for the second time in his career. He owns a 2.38 ERA and a 1.03 WHIP over 32 starts (227 innings). His final start of the regular season will come Sunday in Arizona.
Aaron Harang pegged with tough-luck loss
, SP, ATL
Braves pitcher Aaron Harang
pitched well but wasn't backed by any run support Monday night against the Pirates, dropping to 11-12 on the year. He allowed one run on four hits and two walks while striking out seven over seven innings of a 1-0 defeat.
Over his last three starts covering 21 innings, Harang has allowed three earned runs. He owns a 3.60 ERA and a 1.40 WHIP over 32 starts (197 2/3 innings). His final start of the season will come Saturday in Philadelphia.
Francisco Liriano posts another dominant effort Monday
, SP, PIT
Pirates pitcher Francisco Liriano
remained dominant Monday night against Atlanta, improving to 7-10 on the year. He allowed three hits and four walks while striking out seven over six scoreless innings, leading his team to a 1-0 victory.
Over his last four starts covering 26 innings, Liriano has allowed only one earned run. He owns a 3.32 ERA and a 1.28 WHIP over 28 starts (157 1/3 innings). His final start of the regular season will come Saturday at Cincinnati.
Tyson Ross shut down for remainder of season
, SP, SD
Padres manager Bud Black announced that starting pitcher Tyson Ross
will be shut down for the remainder of the season
. Joe Wieland
will get the start Wednesday in his place, the team announced.
Ross made his final start on Sept. 13 and was unable to pitch again due to discomfort in his lower forearm. His 2014 season comes to an end with a 2.81 ERA and 195 strikeouts over 195 2/3 innings.