SP - BAL
John Means earned the win on Sunday against the Phillies, tossing three innings and striking out two. He did not allow a hit or a walk.
Means faced the minimum through three, which was nice to see after a rough first outing a week ago. Means is the "ace" of the Orioles' staff, but he can't be counted on as more than an SP5/6 in fantasy.
John Means earned the win Saturday against the Red Sox, allowing three runs on five hits in five innings. He struck out five batters while walking two.
Means has been a surprise for the Orioles this season as the team struggled to find good pitching. The 26-year-old lefty finishes with a 12-11 record with a 3.60 ERA and 1.14 WHIP over 27 starts and four relief appearances.
John Means allowed five runs on six hits and two walks over 5 1/3 innings Monday, striking out three batters and taking the loss against Detroit.
Means is now 10-11 on the season with a 3.65 ERA and 1.13 WHIP. The lefty has been the Orioles most reliable starter and is worth owning in deeper fantasy formats. Means will look to turn things around at home against Seattle on Saturday.
John Means allowed two earned runs on four hits and one walk while striking out six across 6 1/3 innings Wednesday against the Dodgers. He did not factor in the decision.
Means has been a nice surprise for the Orioles this season. The 26-year-old lefty is 10-10 with a 3.47 ERA in 24 starts and four relief appearances. Means is currently scheduled to take the ball next Monday at Detroit.
John Means took the loss against the Rangers on Thursday, giving up two earned runs on four hits over 6 2/3 innings, striking out four and walking none as the Orioles fell 3-1.
Means looked good on Thursday but could not get run support from his team. The lefty is now 10-10 on the season with a 3.50 ERA, 1.13 WHIP and 103:32 K:BB across 131 innings. Means faces the Dodgers in his next start scheduled for Wednesday.