The sentence of Texas Rangers achieved his 77th win of the current season Big leaguesan important result in their quest to win the Western Division pennant American League.
The win came after losing their last four games in a row and seven out of a dozen games.
After leading their group through the first 100 games of the campaign, the “Vigilantes” found themselves in a negative dynamic on the Big Ten campus, which was further exacerbated by the recent injury of José Adolis Garcia compared to Houston Astros.
This Saturday hosted the Texans “Globe field of life” A Oakland Athletics to complete the second challenge in a series of three. In the match, they took control by two in the sixth inning after no run production from either player in five innings.
The visitors evened the score in the seventh inning, but another Rangers run in the bottom of that inning ensured that the standout Cuban closer came on in the ninth inning. Aroldis Chapman to maintain the difference.
Performance of the Cuban closer to the Texas Rangers
Chapman replaced his teammate Will Smith on Sigh Hill and during his work he faced five opponents, including his compatriot Aledmys Díaz, to complete his role in the game.
In fact, the Antillean from Oakland was the first batter he faced. Against Aledmys, he used three throws and dominated him with a slider at 86.8 mph. He later passed Nick Allen and hit Carlos Pérez with a pitch of 102.4 mph.
With a few outs on the board, he issued another walk to Zack Gelof, tying the score at second base. To end the inning, Jordan Diaz fumbled from shortstop to first baseman.
Aroldis Chapman and his numbers in the MLB
In this manner, Aroldis Chapman He added his fifth game save of the 2023 MLB, in which he also collected five wins and four losses.
On the other hand, in his experience as a pitcher in the best baseball in the world, he achieved 320 saves and 1,140 strikeouts.