The Barry Zito Report

It is almost as painful to write about Barry Zito as it is to watch him pitch.

As Ian Kennedy shut down the San Francisco Giants, 4-1, Barry Zito (4-11) lost his eighth straight decision.

Zito has won only once in his last 20 starts

Date Opp Rslt Inngs Dec IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
May 19 @ COL L,0-5 GS-6 L(3-3) 5.2 11 5 5 2 4 0 3.91
May 25 COL W,6-5 GS-6 6.0 7 4 4 1 3 1 4.13
May 30 OAK W,5-2 GS-6 W(4-3) 6.0 3 1 1 6 5 0 3.88
Jun 5 TOR L,0-4 GS-6 L(4-4) 6.0 7 4 4 3 0 0 4.06
Jun 12 @ PIT L,8-12 GS-5 L(4-5) 4.2 11 8 8 1 4 0 4.79
Jun 17 SDP L,3-5 GS-6 5.2 6 2 2 3 8 0 4.67
Jun 22 MIA W,2-1 GS-7 7.0 6 1 1 2 5 1 4.40
Jun 28 @ COL L,1-4 GS-6 L(4-6) 5.1 10 4 4 2 3 2 4.53
Jul 3 @ CIN L,2-3 GS-5 4.0 7 1 1 1 3 0 4.44
Jul 9 NYM L,6-10 GS-6 6.0 7 5 5 4 5 1 4.62
Jul 14 @ SDP L,1-10 GS-3 L(4-7) 2.0 4 4 4 2 0 3 4.88
Jul 23(2) @ CIN W,5-3 GS-5 4.2 6 3 3 3 4 0 4.92
Jul 30 @ PHI L,3-7 GS-4 L(4-8) 3.1 5 4 4 2 2 1 5.09
Aug 7 MIL L,1-6 9-GF 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 1 5.21
Aug 11 BAL L,2-10 9-GF 1.0 3 3 3 0 2 1 5.40
Aug 14 @ WSN L,5-6 7-GF(8) 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.31
Aug 16 @ MIA W,14-10 9-GF 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 5.34
Aug 21 BOS L,1-12 GS-4 L(4-9) 3.2 7 6 6 2 3 1 5.62
Aug 26 @ COL L,1-6 GS-4 L(4-10) 4.0 9 5 5 1 1 2 5.81
Sep 2 @ SDP L,1-4 GS-4 L(4-11) 4.0 4 4 4 3 3 1 5.91
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Generated 9/3/2013.

Nine to Know

Zito is 0-9 on the road this season

I Split W L W-L% ERA G GS IP H R ER HR BB SO BF WHIP
Home 4 2 .667 3.58 14 12 75.1 74 30 30 7 31 47 317 1.394
Away 0 9 .000 9.23 14 12 52.2 95 62 54 12 23 37 270 2.241
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Date Opp Rslt Inngs Dec IP H R ER BB SO HR Pit Str StL
Apr 16 MIL L,8-10 GS-3 L(2-1) 2.2 8 9 9 2 5 2 62 38 13
Apr 27 SDP L,7-8 GS-4 3.2 6 6 1 1 4 0 91 56 18
May 14 TOR L,6-10 GS-6 L(3-2) 5.2 12 8 5 2 2 0 101 65 25
May 19 COL L,0-5 GS-6 L(3-3) 5.2 11 5 5 2 4 0 108 67 20
Jun 12 PIT L,8-12 GS-5 L(4-5) 4.2 11 8 8 1 4 0 86 53 14
Jun 28 COL L,1-4 GS-6 L(4-6) 5.1 10 4 4 2 3 2 95 60 13
Jul 3 CIN L,2-3 GS-5 4.0 7 1 1 1 3 0 88 56 17
Jul 14 SDP L,1-10 GS-3 L(4-7) 2.0 4 4 4 2 0 3 41 20 7
Jul 23(2) CIN W,5-3 GS-5 4.2 6 3 3 3 4 0 84 47 10
Jul 30 PHI L,3-7 GS-4 L(4-8) 3.1 5 4 4 2 2 1 82 51 17
Aug 14 WSN L,5-6 7-GF(8) 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 20 14 5
Aug 16 MIA W,14-10 9-GF 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 14 10 5
Aug 26 COL L,1-6 GS-4 L(4-10) 4.0 9 5 5 1 1 2 75 49 12
Sep 2 SDP L,1-4 GS-4 L(4-11) 4.0 4 4 4 3 3 1 73 46 16
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Generated 9/3/2013.

The Dirty Dozen

The most road losses by pitchers this season

Rk Player G L W W-L% ERA
1 Eric Stults 15 9 3 .250 5.04
2 John Lackey 14 9 3 .250 3.95
3 Barry Zito 14 9 0 .000 9.23
4 Joe Blanton 13 8 2 .200 6.28
5 Homer Bailey 15 8 5 .385 3.61
6 Erik Bedard 15 8 1 .111 6.09
7 Hiroki Kuroda 16 8 4 .333 3.82
8 Roberto Hernandez 10 8 1 .111 6.11
9 Edwin Jackson 15 8 3 .273 5.27
10 Paul Maholm 14 8 4 .333 6.08
11 Kevin Correia 14 8 4 .333 5.35
12 Lucas Harrell 16 8 3 .273 6.05
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Generated 9/3/2013.