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Jameson Taillon turned in a dominant performance on Friday, allowing just one hit and one walk over six scoreless innings while striking out nine.
Despite his stellar outing, Taillon was unable to secure the win as the Cubs fell to the Diamondbacks by a score of 1-0. This impressive start should provide a boost to Taillon's fantasy value going forward, as he continues to show signs of improvement. Prior to this game, Taillon had struggled with a 5.27 ERA and a 1.30 WHIP over 26 starts this season. However, his strong strikeout numbers and ability to limit baserunners in this outing suggest that he may be turning a corner. Fantasy managers should keep a close eye on Taillon as he looks to build on this performance in his next start.
Jameson Taillon had a rough outing, allowing five earned runs on seven hits in just 5 2/3 innings pitched, while striking out seven and not issuing any walks.
This performance adds to his disappointing season, as he now has a 5.73 ERA and a 1.34 WHIP in 25 starts. Despite his solid strikeout numbers, Taillon's struggles with giving up runs and hits make him a risky fantasy option going forward.
Jameson Taillon surrendered four runs on four hits and a walk while striking out six over 5 2/3 innings Wednesday.
This performance adds to Taillon's season-long inconsistency, as he now holds a 5.60 ERA and a 1.34 WHIP through 23 starts. While his strikeout numbers have been okay with a 7.8 K/9, fantasy managers should approach Taillon with caution moving forward, as he's a risky option in most formats depending on matchups.
Taillon pitched 6 innings, allowing 6 hits, 0 walks, and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 hitters in the loss. bringing his season stats to a 5.71 ERA and 1.38 WHIP in 21 starts.
Tallied now carries a 5.56 ERA and 1.37 WHIP in 22 starts. Despite the loss, Taillon's solid performance should provide some encouragement for fantasy owners moving forward.
Jameson Taillon had a rough outing on Sunday, surrendering eight earned runs on eight hits and two walks over just three innings of work, resulting in a loss for the Cubs.
Taillon struggled to find his rhythm, striking out only two batters while throwing 89 pitches. This poor performance raised his season ERA to 5.71 and his WHIP to 1.38. Despite his struggles, Taillon has managed to accumulate seven wins in his 21 starts this season.