The little hellion is at it again. Jeremy Hellickson threw seven shutout innings today. He gave up four hits, walked none, struck out seven and didn't come out for the eighth inning. Durham leads Rochester 6-0.
That's 16 straight scoreless innings for him. Hellickson is in line to improve to 8-2 and has a 2.49 ERA.
UPDATE: 6-0, final. Hellickson, Mike Ekstrom and Joe Bateman combined on a five-hitter.