Valenzuela(9-6) gave Los Angeles a solid outing. He didn't give up much, just 9 hits and 1 walk in 9 innings. Los Angeles rapped out 12 hits for the afternoon.
The losing pitcher was Ray Fontenot(4-8). He allowed a few too many baserunners giving up 9 hits and 3 walks in 5 and 1/3 innings.
Jim Frey was impressed with Valenzuela and his 13 strikeouts. 'It's tough to generate runs if you can't make contact with the ball.'