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Kansas City Royals pitcher Josh Staumont allowed three runs on three hits while striking out one across one inning during Thursday’s 15-1 loss to the Red Sox.
Staumont surrendered a three-run shot to Rafael Devers in the sixth inning during a relief appearance in Thursday’s loss to Boston. He’s served up his third homer of the season and has now walked a batter in four straight appearances. The 27-year-old owns a 3.94 ERA, 1.31 WHIP, and 35 strikeouts across 32 innings in 2021. Staumont only holds fantasy value in leagues which reward solds (saves and holds) and is mainly an option in deep-league formats.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Josh Staumont allowed one hit and one walk while striking out three across one scoreless inning during Saturday’s 8-0 loss to the Rangers.
Staumont entered the game in the sixth inning and struck out the side over a scoreless inning during Saturday’s loss. He hasn’t recorded a save since May 19 as the Royals have used Greg Holland as the team’s closer recently. Staumont is mainly worth rostering in leagues that reward solds (saves and holds). The 27-year-old owns a 3.10 ERA, 1.28 WHIP, and a 33:16 K: BB across 29 innings in 2021.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Josh Staumont allowed one run on two hits and one walk while striking out one across one inning during Wednesday’s 5-4 loss to the Tigers.
Staumont entered the ninth inning and allowed one run during a relief appearance in Wednesday’s loss. With runners on first and second base, he surrendered an RBI single to Tigers' third baseman Jeimer Candelario. Staumont hasn’t converted a save since May 19 as the Royals haven’t provided the 27-year-old many opportunities. Staumont is currently the Royals closer and worth rostering in all league formats. The Royals reliever owns a 3.38 ERA, 1.24 WHIP, and 29 strikeouts across 26 2/3 innings in 2021.
Josh Staumont (knee) allowed one hit while striking one across a scoreless inning during Sunday’s 2-1 loss to the Twins.
Staumont was reinstated from the 10-day injured list on Sunday. He returned to action and fire a scoreless frame during Sunday’s loss. Staumont is expected to resume closing duties for the Royals and is 5-for-5 in save opportunities in 2021. The 27-year-old owns a 2.66 ERA, 1.18 WHIP and a 26:13 K:BB across 23 2/3 innings in 2021.
The Royals activated pitcher Josh Staumont (knee) from the 10-day injured list on Sunday.
Staumont landed on the 10-day injured list with a sprained knee. He threw a bullpen session on Thursday and had no setbacks. Staumont was activated on Sunday and is expected to reclaim his role as the Royals closer. The 27-year-old owns a 2.78 ERA, 1.19 WHIP, and 25 strikeouts across 22 2/3 innings in 2021.