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MMLN - Evans Homers, Breaking Down Holt
The action was few and far between for the B-Mets on Friday night, so let's stick with a breakdown of Brad Holt. Holt was touched up for seven earned runs on eight hits and four walks in 2 2/3 innings pitched. That raised his season ERA to 13.20 in six starts. It was the fourth start in which Holt did not make it out of the third inning. The somewhat good news for Holt is that it isn't ALL bad for the right-hander at the moment, but there is work to do. Holt worked a quick first inning. He faced four batters and worked around a 2-out walk. However, his fastball sat just 89-91 MPH during the first inning. Nevertheless, the contact was minimal but the lack of velocity was an early warning sign of trouble to come with the fastball. Holt retired the first batter of the second inning with a good 83 MPH changeup with...
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