Peralta threw 13 strikeouts and allowed only one hit in 5 2/three innings. The rookie had a no-hitter going by means of 5 1/three innings and was pulled after recording his 13th strikeout and 98th pitch of the evening.
That efficiency broke the Brewers’ document for strikeouts by a rookie pitcher but in addition etched his identify into MLB historical past.
Right now, #Brewers Freddy Peralta struck out 13 and allowed simply 1 hit in his MLB debut.
Since 1908, he’s the ONLY beginning pitcher with 13 or extra Okay’s and 1 or fewer hits allowed in his first profession begin.
— Scorching Range Stats (@HotStoveStats) Might 14, 2018
A part of what made Peralta’s evening so spectacular was that he struck out Nolan Arenado, Charlie Blackmon and D.J. LeMahieu a mixed seven occasions.
There’s extra that made this a debut to recollect, although.
Peralta’s mother and father traveled from the Dominican Republic with the intention of seeing their son pitch for the primary time as a professional with the workforce’s Triple-A affiliate Sky Sox, coincidentally situated in Colorado Springs.
As an alternative they had been capable of see him pitch his MLB debut at Coors Discipline — and on Mom’s Day, no much less.
After the sport, Peralta gave the ball from his 13th Okay to his mother, for what was certain to be as memorable a debut as they arrive.
Previous to in the present day, Freddy Peralta’s household had by no means seen him pitch professionally. Secure to say that they’ll be catching extra video games going ahead. And, after all, Mother will get the 13th strikeout ball. #MothersDay #MILatCOL pic.twitter.com/6ci7ixxWkS
— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) Might 13, 2018