Enter to win every day in CTNOW's 21 Days of Summer Giveaways. Click here to see today's prize.
Topics

Jake Arrieta

Braves fall to Cubs; Miller's winless streak reaches 11 starts

?ATLANTA It's been more than two months since Braves All-Star pitcher Shelby Miller was rewarded with a win, and more than a month since he threw a pitch with anything except a zero on the scoreboard in the runs column beside his team's name. His winless streak was extended to 11 starts Sunday in a 4-1 series-ending loss to the Chicago Cubs at Turner Field, a game that saw Miller allow just one earned run in six innings in a performance undermined by non-existent run support and a costly defensive mistake. The Braves lost for the seventh time in eight games, while Miller (5-6) fell to 0-5 in his past 11 starts despite a 3.15 ERA in that span. The Braves scored one or no runs...

Loading