SP,RP - NYY
Chad Green (0-4) allowed four runs on four hits and struck out one in two-thirds of an inning, taking the loss versus Boston on Saturday.
Green had a rough night on Saturday but overall is having a good season and has a 3.14 ERA, 0.87 WHIP and 27:7 K:BB across 28 2/3 innings this year. The veteran reliever also had two saves, eight holds and a blown save.
Chad Green pitched a scoreless seventh inning against the Blue Jays in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader to earn his second save of the season.
Green received the save opportunity on Thursday because lefty stopper Aroldis Chapman was unavailable due to illness. The 30-year-old righty has a 2.16 ERA, 0.68 WHIP and 22/3 K/BB ratio over 25 innings this season.
Chad Green struck out four in two scoreless innings of relief work Thursday in the loss against the Orioles by a 4-2 score.
Green has looked good in a relief role this season and has only allowed one earned run while striking out 14 in 15 1/3 innings. The 29-year-old reliever is worth owning in leagues that count holds as a category.
Chad Green recorded the final four outs of the Yankees’ victory over the Blue Jays on Saturday to collect his first save of the season.
Green got the chance for a save with closer Aroldis Chapman out due to a suspension. Chapman will be back next week and will see most of the opportunities going forward. Green is more of an own in holds leagues for fantasy owners.
The Yankees and RHP Chad Green avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $2.15 million contract.
Green once again averaged over a strikeout per inning during the shortened 2020 campaign. He'll continue serving as a setup man for closer Aroldis Chapman this year.