Game One Quick Recap
Wow. Talk about a gorgeous game. It was exactly as I expected- low scoring and tight. I never expected Lincecum to pitch so darn well, though. Seriously, who expected fourteen strikeouts and three total baserunners? Tim averaged 13.2 pitches per inning and finished with a whopping .711 WPA. Here’s the game’s win probability in graphical form, via FanGraphs:
The Box Score can be found here. Let’s hope tomorrow’s game, starring Matt Cain, will go just as well as today’s game.