Jakob Junis

Jakob Junis

SP - KC
Age: 26Bats: RThrows: R

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KC @ ATL
Tue, 7/23 7:20pm
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Rank P #164
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Jakob Junis pitches well in win

Kansas City Royals right-hander Jakob Junis was excellent in a 5-2 win over the White Sox on Monday. Junis allowed just one run over seven innings while striking out 10.

Fantasy Impact

It goes down as one of his best starts of the season. Junis now has a 5-8 record, 5.08 ERA, 1.42 WHIP, and 108 strikeouts in 113 1/3 innings of work. He has been pitching better of late and is worth considering as a streaming option going forward.

Matthew Terelle7 days ago
Jakob Junis allows two runs on Sunday

Kansas City Royals right-hander Jakob Junis pitched well in a 5-2 loss to the Nationals on Sunday. Junis allowed two runs over seven innings while striking out six.

Fantasy Impact

Junis has struggled through much of the first half but he was excellent on Sunday. He heads into the All-Star break with a 4-8 record, 5.33 ERA, 1.45 WHIP, and 98 strikeouts in 106 1/3 innings of work.

Matthew Terelle2 weeks ago
Jakob Junis struggles on Tuesday

Kansas City Royals right-hander Jakob Junis struggled in a 9-5 loss to the Indians on Tuesday. Junis gave up seven runs (six earned) in 4 2/3 innings of work. He struck out four and walked two in the loss.

Fantasy Impact

Junis has a 4-8 record, 5.53 ERA, 1.48 WHIP, and 92 strikeouts in 99 1/3 innings of work. He brings some strikeout upside to the table in fantasy but not much else.

Matthew Terelle3 weeks ago
Jakob Junis takes loss on Wednesday

Kansas City Royals right-hander Jakob Junis gave up four runs in a 5-3 loss to the Indians on Wednesday. Junis lasted six innings while striking out four.

Fantasy Impact

The loss drops his record to 4-7 with a 5.23 ERA, 1.47 WHIP, and 88 strikeouts in 94 2/3 innings of work. He is just a low-end streamer in fantasy leagues.

Matthew Terelle4 weeks ago
Jakob Junis pitches well in loss

Kansas City Royals right-hander Jakob Junis pitched well in an 8-7 loss to the Twins on Friday. Junis allowed just two earned runs over six innings of work while striking out eight.

Fantasy Impact

Junis performed well in a tough matchup. The young right-hander now has a 4-6 record, 5.18 ERA, 1.45 WHIP, and 84 strikeouts in 88 2/3 innings of work.

Matthew Terelle4 weeks ago