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The split-finger fastball that served him so well in 2016 never really materialized as a go-to pitch for Guerra this season, and his velocity dropped noticeably as well – not a good sign for a soon-to-be 33-year-old.
Riding an effective split-finger fastball, Bailey (5-8) gave up five hits and two walks with seven strikeouts.
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