Johnny Cueto

Johnny Cueto

Height: 5' 11"Weight: 215 lbsAge: 32Country: DOM

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Johnny Cueto not opting out of contract

According to Johnny Cueto's agent he will not be opting out of the final four years on his contract with the San Francisco Giants.

Fantasy Impact

Cueto has $84 million left on his deal, and an opt out didn't make sense after a disappointing season. The 31-year-old posted a 4.52 ERA across 25 starts in 2017. He could be a target for fantasy players next March as a bounce back candidate.

Johnny Cueto impressive in Tuesday no-decision

Johnny Cueto allowed three runs in six innings Tuesday against Rockies with six strikeouts.

Fantasy Impact

Cueto is still a helpful solution for a fantasy owner going for the fantasy baseball championship for this week but next week is questionable. Cueto will have a difficult matchup next week at Diamondbacks so might consider benching.

Mark Pinto22 weeks ago
Johnny Cueto roughed up in loss Tuesday

Johnny Cueto was removed in the fourth inning after allowing four runs Tuesday against Dodgers.

Fantasy Impact

Cueto has pitched well as of late and this is just a bump in the road. He is expected to take the mound at the beginning of next week at home against the Rockies. Keep him in your fantasy rotation for next week.

Mark Pinto23 weeks ago
Johnny Cueto pitches gem Wednesday at Colorado

Johnny Cueto only allowed one run over five innings Wednesday and struck out seven in a win over the Rockies on Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact

Since returning from the disabled list, Cueto has only allowed three runs in 10-plus innings. He is a fantasy option down the stretch as he is only owned in 79% of Yahoo! leagues.

Mark Pinto24 weeks ago
Johnny Cueto leaves rehab start early with forearm tightness Monday

Johnny Cueto left Monday's rehab start for High-A San Jose with forearm tightness, according to Chris Haft of He is scheduled to be re-evaluated on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact

Cueto had been on the disabled list with blister issues, but forearm tightness is a much bigger concern and is often a sign of something more serious. Monitor his status Tuesday and Wednesday for results of his evaluation, but prepare for the worst.

Mike Maher29 weeks ago