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Jameson Taillon

Jameson Taillon

SP - Chicago Cubs

Age: 32Bats: RThrows: RCountry: USA

Next Game

Wed, 6/12 6:50pm
Rank P #127
Projection (?) 1.2 pts

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Jameson Taillon Shines, Cubs Fall Short

Jameson Taillon delivered a strong performance in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Rays, tossing six scoreless innings while allowing just four hits and one walk, and striking out five.

Fantasy Impact

Despite his solid outing, Taillon's efforts weren't enough to secure a win for the Cubs, leaving his record untouched at 3-2. His season ERA now dips to an impressive 3.09, reinforcing his reliability in fantasy rotations. However, his modest strikeout rate (6.5 K/9) continues to cap his upside.

Jameson Taillon Struggles, Cubs Still Triumph

Jameson Taillon had a rough outing in Wednesday's narrow 7-6 victory over the White Sox.

Fantasy Impact

He allowed five earned runs on ten hits and one walk while striking out six over five innings. Despite this shaky performance, Taillon's season ERA has risen to 3.47, and his WHIP now stands at 1.36. The uptick in hits allowed is concerning, especially given the ten hits in just five innings, which could indicate a trend that savvy fantasy managers should monitor. While his K/9 remains modest at 6.4, his ability to maintain a decent strikeout-to-walk ratio (2.69) still holds some appeal. However, fantasy managers might want to consider matchup-based decisions with Taillon moving forward, as his susceptibility to high hit totals could be a liability in tougher contests.

Jesse Garcia6 days ago
Jameson Taillon Struggles, Cubs Fall to Brewers 6-4

Taillon delivered a middling performance, allowing three earned runs on six hits and one walk while striking out four over six innings in Thursday's 6-4 loss to the Brewers.

Fantasy Impact

This outing nudged his ERA up slightly, though it still remains an impressive 2.84 through eight starts. Despite the quality ERA, Taillon's low strikeout rate of 5.9 K/9 continues to limit his upside in fantasy formats that heavily reward strikeouts. His FIP at 4.09 suggests some potential regression, indicating that fantasy managers should keep expectations in check. Taillon's control remains a strong point, as evidenced by his 2.42 strikeout-to-walk ratio, but his limited ability to miss bats could be a concern if his BABIP of .277 starts to rise. Moving forward, Taillon remains a viable option in most fantasy leagues, particularly those that value ERA and WHIP, but he may not be a top-tier starter unless he can increase his strikeout totals.

Chase Davis2 weeks ago
Jameson Taillon struggles, Cubs fall to Cardinals

Jameson Taillon allowed three earned runs on nine hits and one walk while striking out three over 5 2/3 innings in Saturday's 7-6 loss to the Cardinals.

Fantasy Impact

This outing marks a slight dip in Taillon's otherwise solid season, pushing his ERA up to 2.58 and his WHIP to 1.28. While his K/9 remains low at 5.9, his ability to limit walks and maintain a decent ERA has been a key to his success. However, fantasy managers should be cautious, as his FIP at 4.51 suggests potential regression. Moving forward, Taillon's value might hinge on his ability to sustain his control and limit hard contact, especially given his relatively high BABIP of .271.

Chris Schommer2 weeks ago
Jameson Taillon takes loss Sunday

Jameson Taillon allowed three runs on six hits over 4 2/3 innings on Sunday against the Pirates.

Fantasy Impact

Taillon added four strikeouts and two walks in the loss. He allowed a solo home run to Jack Suwinski in the second inning and was removed in the fifth inning with two runners on base, both which went on to score. He is scheduled to take on the Cardinals next.

Ari Koslow3 weeks ago