|Sep. 23 2:58 PM PT3:58 PM MT4:58 PM CT5:58 PM ET17:58 ET21:58 GMT5:58 2:58 PM MST4:58 PM EST5:28 PM VEN1:58 UAE (+1)4:58 PM CT-Duffy pitched six shutout innings for his first win in more than a month as Kansas City moved within one game of first-place Detroit and kept some distance over Cleveland in the wild-card race, beating the Indians 2-0 on Monday night.
Analysis: Duffy, who had thrown just one pitch in September before the start, escaped a bases-loaded jam in the first and held the Indians to six hits. The left-hander had been sidelined since Sept. 6 with a sore shoulder. "I wasn't feeling any pressure," Duffy said.
|Sep. 6 2:20 PM PT3:20 PM MT4:20 PM CT5:20 PM ET17:20 ET21:20 GMT5:20 2:20 PM MST4:20 PM EST4:50 PM VEN1:20 UAE (+1)4:20 PM CT-Duffy will miss his next turn in the Royals' rotation because of a sore shoulder.
Analysis: Royals manager Ned Yost said Monday that an MRI didn't show any structural damage. Duffy left his start Saturday at the New York Yankees after one pitch.
|July 31 2:49 PM PT3:49 PM MT4:49 PM CT5:49 PM ET17:49 ET21:49 GMT5:49 2:49 PM MST4:49 PM EST5:19 PM VEN1:49 UAE (+1)4:49 PM CT-Duffy didn't record a decision in Wednesday's 3-2 win over Minnesota, limiting the Twins to a run and four hits over 5 2-3 innings. He matched a career worst with six walks.
Analysis: Duffy has won just once in his last eight starts despite posting a 1.98 ERA. He's received one run of support or fewer in five straight outings, likely making fantasy owners very frustrated with the Kansas City offense.
|July 25 1:14 PM PT2:14 PM MT3:14 PM CT4:14 PM ET16:14 ET20:14 GMT4:14 1:14 PM MST3:14 PM EST3:44 PM VEN0:14 UAE (+1)3:14 PM CT-Duffy was superb Thursday.
Analysis: Duffy, who was 1-5 in his previous six starts, gave up two singles - both to Carlos Santana - in seven scoreless innings. Duffy, who also walked two, was pulled after 108 pitches. Duffy lowered his earned run average to 2.47. He is the only American League pitcher with a losing record with an ERA less than three.
|July 7 1:58 PM PT2:58 PM MT3:58 PM CT4:58 PM ET16:58 ET20:58 GMT4:58 1:58 PM MST3:58 PM EST4:28 PM VEN0:58 UAE (+1)3:58 PM CT-Duffy lost for the third time in four starts Saturday, allowing four runs and a season-worst 10 hits in six innings of a 4-1 loss at Cleveland.
Analysis: Duffy had been 3-2 with a 1.69 ERA in a span of six starts prior to Saturday's struggle of an outing.
|July 1 12:21 PM PT1:21 PM MT2:21 PM CT3:21 PM ET15:21 ET19:21 GMT3:21 12:21 PM MST2:21 PM EST2:51 PM VEN23:21 UAE2:21 PM CT-Duffy allowed one run and four hits over 5 2-3 innings, earning the win in Monday's 6-1 victory at Minnesota.
Analysis: Duffy is now 3-2 with a 1.69 ERA over his last six starts.
|May 18 10:30 AM PT11:30 AM MT12:30 PM CT1:30 PM ET13:30 ET17:30 GMT1:30 10:30 AM MST12:30 PM EST1:00 PM VEN21:30 UAE12:30 PM CT-Duffy allowed just two hits over seven innings Saturday in a 1-0 win over Baltimore.
Analysis: Duffy has gone 1-2 with a 1.06 ERA in three outings since joining the rotation.
|May 4 11:37 AM PT12:37 PM MT1:37 PM CT2:37 PM ET14:37 ET18:37 GMT2:37 11:37 AM MST1:37 PM EST2:07 PM VEN22:37 UAE1:37 PM CT-Duffy fell to 1-2 on Saturday.
Analysis: Duffy moved from the bullpen back to the rotation in place of Bruce Chen, who went on the disabled list this week with a bulging disc in his back. Duffy was on a pitch count and wound up lasting just four innings, allowing two hits and walking four while throwing 75 pitches. "Any time we lose, I'm not going to be happy with an outing," he said. "But I felt like I kept my team in the game. I pounded the strike zone much as I could."
|Mar. 15 11:58 PM PT12:58 AM MT1:58 AM CT2:58 AM ET2:58 ET6:58 GMT14:58 11:58 PM MST1:58 AM EST2:28 AM VEN10:58 UAE12:58 AM CT-Duffy toiled through two innings Friday, throwing 65 pitches, allowing five runs on five hits, three walks and a hit batter.
Analysis: Duffy has an 11.00 ERA in four outings. He has been awful.