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Anthony Bass pitched 1 1/3 scoreless innings on Saturday to nail down the save for the Blue Jays as they beat the Orioles by a 5-2 score.
Bass picked up his seventh save of the season. The veteran reliever has worked in multiple roles for the team this year and has a 3.51 ERA, 1.01 WHIP, and 21 strikeouts in 25 2/3 innings.
Anthony Bass allowed no runs, on no hits while striking out a batter in an inning and a third during Sunday's victory over Philadelphia.
Pitching more than an inning for the fourth time this year, Bass saved his sixth game of the season. The right-hander owns a 3.42 ERA and a 0.93 WHIP for the year.
Anthony Bass threw a perfect eighth Saturday versus the Mets, allowing no base runners and striking out two.
Bass has been bumped from the previously inherited closer role as Ken Giles eases back into the bullpen and Rafael Dolis' continues to impress. The 32-year-old owns a 2.95 ERA for the year.
Anthony Bass (2-3) allowed two runs (one earned) on a hit and a walk while recording just one out in a loss to the Red Sox on Saturday.
Despite the rough outing, Bass has five of seven save opportunities on the season. The veteran reliever has a 2.79 ERA, 0.93 WHIP, and 15 strikeouts in 19 1/3 innings and should remain the Blue Jays closer for now.
Anthony Bass pitched a clean ninth inning to pick up a save on Friday in the first game of a doubleheader in the win against the Red Sox.
Bass now has five saves with a solid 2.37 ERA and a 0.84 WHIP over 19 innings of work. With Jordan Romano (finger) landing on the 10-day injured list and Ken Giles (forearm) still building up his arm strength, Bass has become the Blue Jay's main candidate to handle the closer role in the short term. The veteran reliever is worth picking up in 12 team fantasy leagues and deeper.