Walker Buehler balled out in 2019. The 25-year-old right handed pitcher had a 3.26 ERA, two complete games, 215 strikeouts, and a 14-4 record in 30 starts to likely establish him as the Dodgers’ ace of the future.
Buehler’s dominance this season may have flown a bit under some people’s radar as teammates Hyun-Jim Ryu and Cody Bellinger were also having career years of their own. The people over at Dodger Insider clearly took notice, though.
— Dodger Insider (@DodgerInsider) November 29, 2019
As part of their offseason Top 10 series, Dodger Insider published the Top 10 Starts by the Dodgers in 2019, and Buehler was all over it. Literally, he was tied for the No. 10 spot and also took the No. 1 start of the season.
Buehler’s start on June 21 was named the best start by a Dodger in 2019. According to Dodger Insider, his brilliance in the game was momentarily forgotten, as the Colorado Rockies came back to tie the game 2-2 in the top of the ninth before rookie Matt Beaty smashed a…