Five Stat Friday: Week Two

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3. Vincent Velasquez, of the Philadelphia Phillies, dominated the Padres this week. He recorded a complete game shutout while striking out sixteen and allowing only three hits and zero walks. Velasquez joins Kerry Wood as the only players to record this stat line at the age of 23 or younger. It’s fair to say that the Phillies are thrilled that they traded for Velasquez this past offseason.

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