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Lohse pitched five innings against Texas allowing four hits, one run and five strikeouts. His spring ERA is now 1.80.

Fantasy Impact: Kyle Lohse average draft position is 275 on While he won't dazzle may fantasy owners with big numbers, his strength is his durability and consistency. Draft him as a part of your staff and enjoy a steady stream of wins, innings pitched and a good ERA and WHIP.


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Lohse went 4-1/3 innings Sunday against Oakland striking out three and allowing only one run on two hits.

Fantasy Impact: Lohse is a very reliable starting pitcher and will be solid in wins, ERA and WHIP. He has gone later in drafts due to the fact that he doesn't have a high strikeout ratio, but he will be a great value starter to round out any fantasy staff.


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Brewers manager Ron Roenicke made the announcement official that Lohse will be the opening day starter against Colorado. It will be Lohse's third career opening day start one of which was made in St. Louis. (Source:

Fantasy Impact: Lohse, 36, is entering the final season of his three-year, $33 million contract with the Brewers. He's 24-19 with a 3.45 ERA in his first two seasons with Milwaukee and was 13-9 with a 3.54 ERA in 31 starts last year. He was the victim of seven blown saves, the highest total on the team.


Lohse continued to make a strong case to become the Brewers opening day starter by going three innings and striking out four against the Reds Tuesday. In his first 5 2/3 innings this spring, Lohse has struck out seven batters and walked none.

Fantasy Impact: Lohse's current average draft position on FantasyPros is 280. 97% of experts predict he will exceed expectations in 2015. He is on track to become the Brewers opening day starter and will be a solid addition to any fantasy staff.


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Lohse pitched 2.2 innings, striking out three allowing one hit and one run in his spring debut against the Angels.

Fantasy Impact: Lohse's average draft position on FantasyPros is 284. Lohse won't wow you in any particular category, but he is a solid contributor to any fantasy staff. Last season he posted 13 wins along with 141 strikeouts an ERA of 3.54 and a WHIP of 1.15.


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