Shelby Miller SP ATL 3 weeks ago

Miller went just five innings Friday against the Rockies, giving up five runs on 11 hits and one walk while striking out seven in a 5-3 loss.

That's now 26 hits allowed in his last three starts (16.7 innings). Miller has given up seven or more hits in five of his last six starts, something he did just once in his first 12 outings of the season. The Rockies took advantage of the home-field effect, mashing six extra-base hits, including three doubles and a homer. Miller had only allowed one home run in his last 41.7 innings on the mound entering Friday.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 1 month ago

Miller had a rare off day Tuesday, allowing five runsfour earnedin five innings.

The rough start pushed Miller's ERA up over 2.00 to 2.20. Even after an uneven month of June, Miller remains one of the top pitchers in the National League this season. His next start will come against the Phillies this weekend.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 1 month ago

Miller gave up one run on three hits in Wednesday's loss to Washington. He pitched seven innings, walking one batter and striking out five to earn the no decision.

Miller had lost consecutive starts before entering Wednesday's start, and although he didn't earn a win, he did pitch much better than he had recently. Miller is now 5-3 with a 1.94 ERA and continues to be one of the more dominating arms in the National League.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 1 month ago

Miller gave up four runs -- one earned -- on seven hits in 5.2 innings against the Red Sox on Thursday. He struck out four and walked one in the no-decision.

Miller ran into some bad luck in the sixth when third baseman Juan Uribe dropped a routine foul popup that led to a three-run inning for Boston. Despite not having won a game in his past six starts, Miller lowered his ERA to 1.99 for the season and will look to pick up his sixth win when he faces off against the Nationals on Wednesday.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 2 months ago

Miller came away with a no-decision Saturday, allowing three runs on eight hits and two walks over 6.1 innings, striking out four.

That's now 10 quality starts in his last 11 outings, and amazingly Miller's 2.02 ERA is the highest it's been since the end of April. He'll look to add to his QS collection on Thursday, at home against the reeling Red Sox.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 2 months ago

Miller was stuck with a no decision despite holding the Padres to one run on five hits over seven innings Tuesday night against Atlanta. He struck out six against one walk.

Miller remains dominant with a 1.84 ERA. His bullpen let him down, as Jason Grilli blew his second save and the Braves eventually lost in extra innings. Miller trails only Gerrit Cole (1.73) for the National League ERA crown.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 2 months ago

Miller (5-2) took the loss Thursday despite allowing one run and five hits over seven innings against the Braves. He did not walk a batter and struck out one.

Miller and Chris Heston were locked up in a scoreless pitching duel until Brandon Belt hit a solo home run in the seventh. The homer was the first home run Miller allowed since April 30, a span of five games. Miller retired 16 of the first 17 batters he faced, and he lowered his ERA to 1.48, matching Zack Greinke of the Dodgers for the NL lead. The 24-year-old's next start will be Tuesday at Arizona.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 2 months ago

Miller allowed two runs on seven hits and two walks over six innings Saturday, striking out five, but got a no-decision in an extra-inning win over the Brewers.

It's his seventh straight quality start, and the outing actually raised Miller's ERA on the season to 1.50. He's been throwing a shutout every other start in May, so his next turn, on the road in a pitcher-friendly park in San Francisco on Thursday, could be worth tuning in for.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 2 months ago

Miller took a no-hitter into the ninth inning with two outs Sunday before allowing a single to Justin Bour, then allowed another hit before finishing his complete game shutout against the Marlins. He struck out just four batters with the gem, walking one.

Miller improved to 5-1 with a 1.33 ERA and 0.83 WHIP with the outing. While there's some sort of correction coming for him - he entered the day with a .214 BABIP against - it might not occur immediately, with his next start coming at home against the Brewers and then the one after that at San Francisco.

Shelby Miller SP ATL 3 months ago

Miller, despite not earning a win, had another great start Monday against the Reds, striking out eight batters and only allowing one run in seven innings.

Miller's ERA is now down to 1.60, good for the fourth best mark among all starters. He's allowed two or fewer runs in each of his seven starts this season and is striking out 7.34 batters per nine innings. He'll look to continue his dominance Sunday against the Marlins.