|Aug. 2 11:42 AM PT12:42 PM MT1:42 PM CT2:42 PM ET14:42 ET18:42 GMT2:42 11:42 AM MST1:42 PM EST2:12 PM VEN22:42 UAE1:42 PM CT-Chen was fully focused as he won his fifth consecutive start and had a season-high eight strikeouts Friday to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 2-1 victory over the Mariners.
Analysis: Chen shined even though his thoughts were with his family and friends thousands of miles away in his native Taiwan where a deadly gas explosion in Kaohsiung reportedly killed at least 25 people and injured close to 300. "Unfortunately back in my hometown there was a horrible accident," Chen said. "So today this win I would like to give out to my home people and I would like to send out my best wishes to them and hope everybody is all right there."
|July 28 2:35 PM PT3:35 PM MT4:35 PM CT5:35 PM ET17:35 ET21:35 GMT5:35 2:35 PM MST4:35 PM EST5:05 PM VEN1:35 UAE (+1)4:35 PM CT-Manager Buck Showalter will give Wei-Yin Chen a few extra days between starts.
Analysis: Chen will next take the mound Friday when Seattle visits Camden Yards. "Wei-Yin had his top pitch count of the year (109 Thursday) and I want to keep guys on turn," Showalter said. Adjust your fantasy rotation accordingly.
|July 25 12:27 PM PT1:27 PM MT2:27 PM CT3:27 PM ET15:27 ET19:27 GMT3:27 12:27 PM MST2:27 PM EST2:57 PM VEN23:27 UAE2:27 PM CT-Chen won his fourth straight start Thursday, yielding five hits over eight scoreless innings in a 4-0 victory at Seattle.
Analysis: Chen is 4-0 with a 2.92 ERA over his last four outings.
|July 20 4:47 PM PT5:47 PM MT6:47 PM CT7:47 PM ET19:47 ET23:47 GMT7:47 4:47 PM MST6:47 PM EST7:17 PM VEN3:47 UAE (+1)6:47 PM CT-Chen allowed three runs and five hits over five innings, earning the win in Saturday's 8-4 victory at Oakland.
Analysis: Chen has won each of his three starts this month despite a 4.32 ERA. He is 4-0 with a 1.69 ERA in five matchups against the A's.
|July 11 2:37 PM PT3:37 PM MT4:37 PM CT5:37 PM ET17:37 ET21:37 GMT5:37 2:37 PM MST4:37 PM EST5:07 PM VEN1:37 UAE (+1)4:37 PM CT-Chen earned his team-leading ninth win in a 4-3 victory over Washington on Thursday night.
Analysis: Chen (9-3, 4.15 ERA) gave up three runs and eight hits in 5 2-3 innings, walking none and striking out six. The Taiwanese left-hander is 6-1 with a 4.08 ERA in 12 starts since May 3, and has a run support average of 5.27. He was 0-2 with a 7.71 ERA in his previous two starts against the Nationals.
|July 4 1:27 PM PT2:27 PM MT3:27 PM CT4:27 PM ET16:27 ET20:27 GMT4:27 1:27 PM MST3:27 PM EST3:57 PM VEN0:27 UAE (+1)3:27 PM CT-Chen shut down Texas again as the Baltimore Orioles completed a four-game sweep of the Rangers with a 5-2 victory on Thursday night.
Analysis: Chen (8-3, 4.12 ERA) allowed two runs and six hits with four strikeouts and two walks in six innings. He is 4-0 in four starts against Texas with a 1.67 ERA.
|June 29 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET13:08 ET17:08 GMT1:08 10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:38 PM VEN21:08 UAE12:08 PM CT-Chen fell to 7-3 on Saturday.
Analysis: Chen gave up a season-high five runs, seven hits and a pair of walks. The Taiwanese left-hander was 4-0 in nine starts since May 3 and 1-0 with a 2.77 ERA in two games against Tampa Bay. He faces the BoSox next.
|June 24 12:42 PM PT1:42 PM MT2:42 PM CT3:42 PM ET15:42 ET19:42 GMT3:42 12:42 PM MST2:42 PM EST3:12 PM VEN23:42 UAE2:42 PM CT-Chen did not get a decision on Monday.
Analysis: Chen lasted 5 2-3 innings, allowing three runs with two walks. He draws the Rays next.
|May 4 12:15 PM PT1:15 PM MT2:15 PM CT3:15 PM ET15:15 ET19:15 GMT3:15 12:15 PM MST2:15 PM EST2:45 PM VEN23:15 UAE2:15 PM CT-Chen fell to 3-2 on Saturday.
Analysis: Chen threw a season-high 108 pitches in five innings, allowing three runs. "I tried to make a good pitch to get hitters out and I couldn't do it like in my previous outing," Chen said through a translator. "So I was kind of having trouble."
|Apr. 27 11:46 AM PT12:46 PM MT1:46 PM CT2:46 PM ET14:46 ET18:46 GMT2:46 11:46 AM MST1:46 PM EST2:16 PM VEN22:46 UAE1:46 PM CT-Chen did not get a decision Saturday.
Analysis: Chen allowed two runs, nine hits and two walks over a season-high seven innings. The left-hander ended his outing with his sixth strikeout, against Alex Gordon with two on and two outs. He faces the Twins next.
|Apr. 22 8:06 AM PT9:06 AM MT10:06 AM CT11:06 AM ET11:06 ET15:06 GMT23:06 8:06 AM MST10:06 AM EST10:36 AM VEN19:06 UAE10:06 AM CT-Chen got credit for Monday's win.
Analysis: Chen gave up three runs in five innings, improving to 3-1. He faces the Royals next.
|Apr. 9 12:04 PM PT1:04 PM MT2:04 PM CT3:04 PM ET15:04 ET19:04 GMT3:04 12:04 PM MST2:04 PM EST2:34 PM VEN23:04 UAE2:04 PM CT-Chen got an undeserved win Tuesday.
Analysis: He weathered five innings for the win, giving up four runs and nine hits as the O's cruised past the Yanks 14-5.
|Apr. 4 10:52 AM PT11:52 AM MT12:52 PM CT1:52 PM ET13:52 ET17:52 GMT1:52 10:52 AM MST12:52 PM EST1:22 PM VEN21:52 UAE12:52 PM CT-Chen lost his first start of 2014, allowing four runs and 12 hits over 5 2-3 innings of Thursday's defeat to Boston.
Analysis: The 12 hits allowed by Chen were a career high.
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|2013||Bal||7||7||0 - 0||23||23||0||137.0||142||62||62||17||39||2||104||1.32||4.07|
|2014||Bal||13||4||0 - 0||25||25||0||148.1||158||63||62||21||28||2||109||1.25||3.76|
|Career||32||22||0 - 0||80||80||0||478.0||486||222||210||67||124||4||367||1.28||3.95|
|2012||Bal||Total||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||6.1||8||2||1||0||1||0||3||1.42|
|LDS||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||6.1||8||2||1||0||1||0||3||1.42|
|Career||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||6.1||8||2||1||0||1||0||3||1.42|