The Venezuelan Luis García, of the Houston Astros, lost his eighth game of the 2022 Major League Baseball (MLB) campaign.
In six innings of work, García received nine hits, allowed four runs, gave away one walk and struck out five batters for the now Cleveland Guardians.
The Venezuelan starter used 82 pitches, 57 of them located in the strike zone, after facing 27 batters.
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Bolívar's "El Centauro" failed to seal his signing with the Caribes de Anzoátegui with victory this Saturday.
#TribuInfo As of today Caribes de Anzoátegui has the addition to its roster of the Venezuelan bigleaguer Luis García who has been part of the starting rotation of the Houston Astros in MLB. #ComeTribu #Let's go Luis ⚾️🏹🔥 pic.twitter.com/GO5gTOtTln– Caribes de Anzoátegui (@caribesanz) August 4
Luis García intends to pitch between December and January in the next season of the Venezuelan Professional Baseball League (LVBP).
With his setback this Saturday, the right-handed pitcher is 8-8 with a 3.93 ERA, after 20 appearances in the harvest.