Don’t miss the second game of the division series between the Giants and Dodgers via Star +; Julio Urías jumps to the mound for the ninth angelina
USA — The dodgers they will try to even the series when they send in the winner of 20 games Julio Urías to the mound for Game 2 Saturday night against Giants right-hander Kevin Gausman.
During the campaign, Uriah He went 2-1 against the Giants with a 3.38 ERA, but at Oracle Park in San Francisco he won both decisions under his charge, meaning that the Dodgers, from the hand of the Mexican, they can rise with the victory.
Urías also became the fourth Mexican-born pitcher to win 20 games in the majors, joining former Dodger Fernando Valenzuela and Teddy Higuera, Milwaukee (both in 1986), as well as Esteban Loaiza of the Los Angeles. Chicago White Sox (2003).
The star left-handed Mexican pitcher has not lost since June 21 when he was defeated by the Padres in San Diego.
The Culiacán southpaw reached the magic figure of 20 wins – the only one in the majors this year – at the age of 25 years 51 days, to snatch the mark for Mexican from Fernando “El Toro” Valenzuela, who did it 39 days before turning 26 years of age in 1986 – 25 years 326 days.
July He is the first Mexican to win 20 in a season since 2003, when Esteban Loaiza finished with 21 with the Chicago White Sox, and tonight he wants to continue making more history with the ninth Los Angeles.