SP,RP - FA
Jimmy Yacabonis (1-2) took the loss Tuesday against the Padres after surrendering five runs on five hits over 2 2/3 innings. He struck out two and walked one.
Yacabonis mostly pitches in long relief for the Orioles and now has a 5.96 ERA and 1.52 WHIP with 18 strikeouts through 25 2/3 innings on the year. Yacabonis can be left on the waiver wire by fantasy owners.
Jimmy Yacabonis allowed one run in three innings of relief and picked up the win against the Yankees on Saturday. Yacabonis gave up three hits and two walks while recording a pair of strikeouts.
Yacabonis spent last season bouncing between Baltimore and Triple-A but seems to have found a home in a long relief role with the team this season. Yacabonis does not have any real fantasy value in his current situation.
Jimmy Yacabonis is viewed as a starter by Orioles manager Brandon Hyde but could also be used in long relief, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
Yacabonis, 26, has a career 5.04 ERA, and a 1.48 WHIP across 30 1/13 innings pitched. He doesn't appear to be the favorite to win a rotation spot and will have minimal fantasy impact in either role.
Jimmy Yacabonis pitched a scoreless 1 2/3 innings on Monday against the Mariners. Yacabonis held the Mariners hitless, walked one and struckout three. This was a nice bounce back outing after getting called back up from Triple-A on Sunday.
Yacabonis has a 7.71 ERA with a 1.67 WHIP and opponents are batting .294 against him. He has no fantasy value at this time.
Jimmy Yacabonis allowed six runs on five hits with two walks and three strikeouts over 3 1/3 innings Saturday to the Yankees. He was demoted to Triple-A following the start.
The Orioles have attempted to use Yacabonis to fill innings, but it hasn't worked well as he's struggled to the tune of an 8.38 and 1.76 ERA and WHIP.