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Despite the solid outing, Weaver's overall numbers remain underwhelming, with a high ERA and WHIP, indicating inconsistency and a lack of command.
Fantasy managers should approach him with caution moving forward, as his performance has been unreliable throughout the season.
Luke Weaver will now start Tuesday's game vs. the Athletics.
Weaver is filling in for George Kirby, who was scratched due to an illness. He has not thrown more than two innings in an appearance with the Mariners, so this will likely be more of a bullpen day Tuesday.
The Mariners agreed to a one-year MLB contract with Luke Weaver.
Weaver was designated for assignment by the Reds last week after posting a 6.87 ERA across 21 starts. He figures to provide some depth for the Mariners pitching staff for the rest of the season.
Despite his efforts, the Cincinnati Reds fell short, losing to the Marlins with a final score of 3-2.
Weaver has struggled this season as he has a 6.75 ERA and a 1.63 WHIP in 20 games played. However, his 7.5 K/9 and 2.36 strikeout-to-walk ratio show some promise for improvement moving forward.
Luke Weaver delivered a solid performance on Saturday, pitching six innings and allowing just two hits and two walks while surrendering one earned run and striking out two.
Despite his efforts, the Reds fell short, losing to the Dodgers by a score of 3-2. This outing brings Weaver's season stats to 18 games played, with a 6.80 ERA and a 1.60 WHIP. He has a 7.0 K/9 rate and a 2.39 strikeout-to-walk ratio, along with a 6.15 fielding independent pitching. Prior to this game, Weaver had not recorded any saves, blown saves, or holds.