Chris Archer News Archive
Archer (5-8) picked up the win Wednesday, allowing one run on six hits and a walk over seven innings while striking out eight in a 2-1 victory over the Royals.
Archer (4-8) took the loss Friday, giving up four runs on six hits and two walks over five innings while striking out eight as the Pirates fell 7-4 to the Brewers.
Archer allowed three runs on five hits and three walks while fanning five across six innings Friday against Miami. He didn't factor into the decision.
General manager Neal Huntington said Archer, who no-hit the Braves for the first five innings he threw Saturday, pitched exclusively out of the stretch to simplify his approach and repeat his motion.
Archer didn't factor into the decision in Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Braves, allowing one run on two hits and a walk over six innings while striking out five.
Archer (4-7) allowed six runs on seven hits and two walks across four innings Sunday while taking the loss against the Brewers. He struck out five.