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Kris Medlen continues to be ridiculous

Sep 3, 2012, 4:34 PM EDT

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Kris Medlen has been nearly unstoppable since joining the Braves rotation in late July. And he continued to be unstoppable today, pitching a complete game against the Rockies while striking out 12 and allowing nothing but an unearned run on five hits without walking a batter, as the Braves won 6-1.

The unearned run is actually sort of notable, because it’s the only run or any kind that has scored on his watch since August 11. Since joining the rotation he’s allowed four runs and has struck out 61 batters in 61 and a third innings, for an ERA of 0.59.

  1. ame123 - Sep 3, 2012 at 4:38 PM

    Chipper yesterday, Medlen today, Craig’s tongue must be getting tired.

    • proudlycanadian - Sep 3, 2012 at 5:22 PM

      Craig remains a fan at heart, so I will forgive him. Besides, we both have Otis Nixon in common.

  2. mississippimusicman - Sep 3, 2012 at 4:40 PM

    Kris Medlen is just plain nasty on the mound.

  3. kiwicricket - Sep 3, 2012 at 4:42 PM

    Fantastic to watch. Get the ball….stand on the rubber….peer at the ugly hairy guy behind the plate….fire. Repeat every 15-20seconds.

  4. beast2727 - Sep 3, 2012 at 7:11 PM

    Yeah buddy

  5. funktron2x - Sep 3, 2012 at 10:49 PM

    Medlen is my new hero. Just hope he’s not another Jurrjens…

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