Baseball Pitcher of the Week: Derick Garcia, Flagler

Baseball Pitcher of the Week: Derick Garcia, Flagler

Garcia pitched seven shutout innings in a 6-3 win over Queens in his start over the weekend. The junior righty from Pembroke Pines, Fla., struck out 12 batters without allowing a walk in seven innings of work, giving up no runs and only three hits.  He retired the last 10 batters he faced and allowed only four baserunners while going the seven innings in 88 pitches.  Garcia leads the league in strikeouts and is tied for first in wins.  He is also third in innings pitched and fifth in strikeouts per game.

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