‘Unfortunate’: David Fittelson blew up against Julio Urías’ manager at Dodgers

David Fittelson criticized Dave Roberts for not letting him sign a perfect match (Images: AFP-Instagram/@davidfaitelson_espn)

Major League Baseball (MLB) was about to write another historical chapter in his 150-plus-year history. In the second game of the series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Minnesota Twins, the starting bowler Clayton Kershaw accused of having the perfect game. However, after seven innings and six finals to go, the manager Dave Roberts took the ball out of his hands and sent Alex Vezia up the hill. David Fittelson condemned the decision.

Through his Twitter account, the journalist from ESPN Attacked the controversial director For the team in which Julio Jureas plays. In his post, he noted that baseball has lost popularity in the United States and that a “perfect game” is teaming up to attract and corner fans. Managers see another game. Maybe Dave Roberts let Clayton Kershaw try. it’s a shame”pointed out.

It wasn’t Kershaw’s only case in the 2022 season, but it was the most controversial. in that Show duel in the campaignthe legendary legendary bowler got off to a strong start and didn’t give the hitters he encountered room to make it to the base.

Clayton Kershaw almost became the 24th player to make a perfect match (Photo: Bruce Kluckhuhn/Reuters)
Clayton Kershaw almost became the 24th player to make a perfect match (Photo: Bruce Kluckhuhn/Reuters)

Throughout the seven rounds, the bowler He put his hands on 80 throws Leaves Away from 21 players in a row. In his appearance hitting 13, three opponents made him tie over five throws and only allowed three more to hit the field, though none of them made it to first base. Thus, six outs of Sign the perfect twenty-fourth game in historyRoberts pulled him out of the match.

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His place has been taken by Alex Visawho took it upon himself to throw an eighth lap with chocolate, but Kershaw’s ideal law is polluted by allowing success no racing. The conclusion of the meeting was led by Justin Bruel, who closed the account in seven runs for the Dodgers to zero for the Twins. This was the Los Angeles team He added his third win this season.

Throughout MLB history, it has only been completed 23 perfect games. The The first record was in 1880when Lee Richmond became a pioneer. In 1904, Cy Young became the third, while Kenny Rogers was the 14th bowler to achieve this during the 1994 season. The last to score on the list was the Venezuelan. Felix Hernandez, who got it in 2012 when he was promoting for the Seattle Mariners.

Julio Urreas had a disastrous start to the season against the Colorado Rockies (Photo: John Lipa/Reuters)
Julio Urreas had a disastrous start to the season against the Colorado Rockies (Photo: John Lipa/Reuters)

In that sense, by preventing Kershaw from becoming the 24th bowler on the roster, fans on social networks have exploded against Roberts. This isn’t the first time he’s done something similar. In September 2016, Rich Hill retired despite having run perfect seven.. This case and Kershaw’s case are the only ones recorded since 1901.

For his part, other than criticizing Roberts’ decision, Kershaw supported the strategist’s decision. “I knew my pitch number wasn’t going to be 100. It’s hard to do, getting out of a match when you do something like that. We are here to win. It was the right decision.”the experienced bowler announced after the match.

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The Dodgers will see action again Thursday, April 14, when they give their in-house presentation when they receive a visit to the Cincinnati Reds. Julio Urías . could appear Back in the first series of the ninth Angelina as a local, where he must claim his role as a star pitcher and Reverse painful defeat who suffered before Colorado Rockies April 10, 2022.

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