Julio 28 2:43 PM PT3:43 PM MT4:43 PM CT5:43 PM ET17:43 HE21:43 GMT5:43 2:43 PM MST4:43 PM EST5:13 PM VEN1:43 UAE (+1)4:43 PM CT-Fister took advantage of facing the Reds to extend the best season-opening start by any Washington pitcher in a 4-2 Nationals' win Sunday. Analisis: Fister allowed just three hits with one walk - he has walked more than one batter in just three of his last 17 starts dating back to last season - and five strikeouts in seven shutout innings to reach 10 wins in 14 starts, one fewer than any previous Washington pitcher. Gio Gonzalez reached 10 wins in 15 starts in 2012, and Jordan Zimmermann duplicated him last season.
Julio 22 11:52 AM PT12:52 PM MT1:52 PM CT2:52 PM ET14:52 HE18:52 GMT2:52 11:52 AM MST1:52 PM EST2:22 PM VEN22:52 UAE1:52 PM CT-Fister allowed two runs over 5 2-3 innings to win 7-2 at Colorado on Monday. Analisis: Fister yielded a season high-tying nine hits and two walks but managed to limit the damage. He's 4-0 with a 2.67 ERA in his last five outings.
Julio 3 3:46 PM PT4:46 PM MT5:46 PM CT6:46 PM ET18:46 HE22:46 GMT6:46 3:46 PM MST5:46 PM EST6:16 PM VEN2:46 UAE (+1)5:46 PM CT-Fister improved to 7-2 Wednesday, giving up three runs over seven innings in a 4-3 victory over Colorado. Analisis: Fister is 7-1 with a 2.44 ERA in 10 starts since surrendering five earned runs in just 4 1-3 innings versus Oakland on May 9 in his season debut.
Junio 22 1:42 PM PT2:42 PM MT3:42 PM CT4:42 PM ET16:42 HE20:42 GMT4:42 1:42 PM MST3:42 PM EST4:12 PM VEN0:42 UAE (+1)3:42 PM CT-Fister allowed five hits over eight innings in a 3-0 win over Atlanta on Saturday. Analisis: Fister has pitched well, going 6-1 with a 2.03 ERA over his last eight starts.
Junio 11 12:58 PM PT1:58 PM MT2:58 PM CT3:58 PM ET15:58 HE19:58 GMT3:58 12:58 PM MST2:58 PM EST3:28 PM VEN23:58 UAE2:58 PM CT-Fister allowed eight hits in seven scoreless innings in Tuesday's win in San Francisco. Analisis: The right-hander has won five straight starts with a 1.95 ERA.
Mayo 15 3:09 PM PT4:09 PM MT5:09 PM CT6:09 PM ET18:09 HE22:09 GMT6:09 3:09 PM MST5:09 PM EST5:39 PM VEN2:09 UAE (+1)5:09 PM CT-Fister allowed one run and five hits over seven innings Wednesday, but did not factor in the decision of a 5-1 win at Arizona. Analisis: It was a promising showing for Fister, who had been knocked around in his first start since coming off the disabled list May 9.
Mar. 27 2:54 PM PT3:54 PM MT4:54 PM CT5:54 PM ET17:54 HE21:54 GMT5:54 2:54 PM MST4:54 PM EST5:24 PM VEN1:54 UAE (+1)3:54 PM CT-Fister struggled in his return to the rotation, allowing seven runs - five earned - and nine hits over 4 1-3 innings in Friday's 8-0 loss in Oakland. Analisis: Fister was coming off a stint on the disabled list due to a right lat strain.
Feb. 1 12:15 PM PT1:15 PM MT2:15 PM CT3:15 PM ET15:15 HE20:15 GMT4:15 1:15 PM MST3:15 PM EST3:45 PM VEN0:15 UAE (+1)2:15 PM CT-Fister's arbitration-avoiding contract with the Washington Nationals is for one year with a base salary of $7.2 million. Analisis: Fister also can earn performance bonuses of $75,000 each for reaching 200 and 210 innings pitched. He threw 208 2-3 innings last season, when he went 14-9 with a 3.67 ERA for the Detroit Tigers. Washington acquired him in a trade.