Jordan Zimmermann turned in a superb performance for his first career shutout. Zimmermann only allowed one-hit during his complete domination of the Reds in a quick two hour and five minute game.
The Reds Homer Bailey was almost able to match Zimmermann’s excellent outing. He allowed one run and six hits, struck out six and no walks in seven innings.
Zimmermann improved his record to 4-1 and lowered his era to 2.00. Over the nine innings, he struck out four and only allowed one walk. He needed only 91 pitches for his second complete game of the season and the third of his career.
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