He is great at protecting the team's leads with 5 hlds in 7 games.
|Paint the corner||To pitch the ball over the edge of home plate|
|Maddux||Complete game shutout with less than 100 pitches|
A baseball abbreviation that refers to the number of "holds" a pitcher has recorded.
A hold is when a RP records one or more outs in a save situation without giving up his team's lead. In order to earn a hold, the pitcher cannot record a save or finish the game.