Jeff Samardzija

Jeff Samardzija

Height: 6' 5"Weight: 225 lbsAge: 32College: Notre DameBats: RThrows: RCountry: USA

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Jeff Samardzija gets shelled by Rockies at Coors

Jeff Samardzija gave up seven earned runs over just 5 1/3 innings of work Sunday afternoon against the Rockies. The damage came via seven hits, one home run, and three walks while striking out six.

Fantasy Impact

Samadrzija's ERA now stands at an ugly 7.40 for the 2017 campaign, which means the Giants' righty should be clear of fantasy lineups until further notice.

Jeff Samardzija gives up runs early and Giants lose again

The Shark has not been sharp to start the season giving up runs early and often. Sunday was no different as he gave up three runs in the first inning en route to allowing four runs over seven innings and another loss.

Fantasy Impact

It's been a tough ride for owners as Samardzija's strikeout numbers have been excellent, averaging 11.8 K/9, but he also owns a 6.16 ERA after three games. His next start comes on Sunday in Colorado which could be a nightmare. If you have another option, use him. It would be wise to bench Samardzija for his next start.

Jeff Samardzija handed second loss of the year

Jeff Samardzija picked up his second loss in as many starts Tuesday night. He went 6 2/3 innings and gave up three runs on five hits while walking four and striking out seven.

Fantasy Impact

Samardzija' ERA now sits at 6.75 through two starts. The seven strikeouts were nice but even in a quality start he managed to hurt fantasy owners' WHIP with the nine base runners allowed. It was a better performance than last week, though, and he will remain a streaming option in the right matchups.

Jeff Samardzija gives up six runs to the Diamondbacks

Jeff Samardzija pitched 5 1/3 innings against Arizona, giving up six runs, eight hits, and three walks. He also tallied nine strikeouts.

Fantasy Impact

Samardzija started this one strong with five strikeouts through the first two innings. Then the wheels fell off and he ended the outing giving up a total of three home runs. It was a tough matchup at hitter-friendly Chase Field. Moving forward Samardzija will be nothing more than a streamer.

Jeff Samardzija stymies Padres

Jeff Samardzija held the Padres scoreless over seven innings, allowing four hits and no walks while striking out nine batters for his 12th win of the season.

Fantasy Impact

Overall, it's been a successful season for Samardzija. His ERA and WHIP were lowered to 3.83 and 1.20 while he's provided 12 wins and 156 strikeouts in just under 200 innings. He's been a useful pitcher for the Giants and fantasy owners alike this year.

Blaine Blontz31 weeks ago