SP - MIN
Joe Ryan turned in a solid performance on Tuesday, striking out seven batters over 4.2 innings against the Twins.
Despite allowing two earned runs on five hits and two walks, the right-hander was unable to secure the win as the Rays fell 3-2. Ryan's season-long numbers remain impressive, with a 4.20 ERA, 1.13 WHIP, and a strong 10.87 K/9 rate over 26 starts. Ryan has shown enough promise to be a valuable fantasy asset down the stretch.
Joe Ryan turned in an impressive performance on Friday, going six strong innings while allowing just three hits and no walks.
He struck out seven batters and gave up only one earned run, helping the Twins secure a 5-1 win over the Rangers. With this outing, Ryan's season stats now include a 4.20 ERA, a 1.12 WHIP, and a solid 10.9 K/9 rate. His ability to consistently miss bats and limit baserunners makes him an intriguing fantasy option down the stretch.
Joe Ryan allowed one run on five innings on Saturday against the Rangers.
Ryan did not factor into the decision as the lone run he allowed came via a solo home run hit by Mitch Garver.
Joe Ryan (groin) will be activated from the 15-day IL to start Saturday vs. the Rangers.
Ryan has been out since August 2nd due to a left groin strain. He threw 71 pitches in his final rehab outing, so he should be close to a full workload in his first start back with the Twins.
Joe Ryan (groin) tossed a bullpen session Tuesday and should begin a rehab assignment soon.
The team is expected to evaluate Ryan Wednesday to ensure there are no setbacks after his bullpen session. The 27-year-old last pitched on August 2, so fantasy managers should expect Ryan to at least make one rehab start before returning to the Twins.