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Minnesota Twins left-hander Devin Smeltzer struggled in a 7-6 win over the Tigers on Saturday. Smeltzer allowed five runs over three innings while striking out two.
Smeltzer has had a rough spring, posting an 8.68 ERA. His poor performance this spring will likely lead to him opening the season at Triple-A Rochester.
Minnesota Twins left-hander Devin Smeltzer was touched up for four runs (one earned) over two innings in a Grapefruit League start against the Cardinals on Monday.
Smeltzer started six games for the Twins in 2019, finishing with a 2-2 record and a 3.86 ERA. He has an outside shot at winning the No. 5 spot in the team's starting rotation when they break camp.
Minnesota Twins left-hander Devin Smeltzer allowed three runs over five innings in a 10-4 win over the Tigers on Thursday. Smeltzer struck out four and scattered 10 hits.
It wasn't a dominant performance from Smeltzer but he got plenty of run support. The win improves his record to 2-2 with a 3.86 ERA across 49 innings of work.
Minnesota Twins left-hander Devin Smeltzer struggled in a 6-2 loss to the Indians on Friday. Smeltzer gave up six runs in 4 1/3 innings while striking out four and walking three.
Smeltzer had been pitching well coming into this one. The loss drops his record to 1-2 with a 3.66 ERA, 1.09 WHIP, and 25 strikeouts in 32 innings of work.
Minnesota Twins left-hander Devin Smeltzer pitched well in a 3-0 win over the Royals on Sunday. Smeltzer spun six scoreless innings while striking out four and allowing just three baserunners.
The rookie earned the first win of his career. He now has a 2.28 ERA and 21 strikeouts across 27 2/3 innings of work.