RP - STL
Ryan Helsley tossed two scoreless innings on the mound Tuesday, allowing just one hit while also striking out two in the Cardinals' 6-2 win over the Brewers.
Helsley has been untouchable in his last seven relief appearances for the Cardinals, posting a 0.64 WHIP and 0.00 ERA with two saves and a 3.00 K/BB ratio in that span. The veteran right-hander continues to come through no matter the situation at the back end of the St. Louis bullpen, posting a 12.33 K/9 ratio to go along with a 0.33 ERA and 0.52 WHIP while picking up five saves in 22 relief appearances this season.
Ryan Helsley struck out two and walked one in 2/3 of an inning in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, beating the Pirates 3-1.
Helsley has now posted five scoreless appearances in the month of June for the Cardinals, holding opposing hitters to a .095 average in that span. The right-hander continues to form a perfect 1-2 punch at the back end of the St. Louis bullpen with Giovanny Gallegos. This may frustrate fantasy owners hoping for more clarity in the Cardinals bullpen.
Ryan Helsley tossed a perfect ninth inning Monday, striking out one and picking up the save in the Cardinals' 7-5 win over the Pirates.
Helsley has recorded four consecutive scoreless appearances for the Cardinals this month, posting a 0.53 WHIP and two saves over that span. The right-hander carries a 12.21 K/9 ratio with five saves to go along with a 0.37 ERA and 0.49 WHIP as he continues to be called upon in the ninth inning for the Cardinals.
Ryan Helsley shut the door on the Reds Friday, striking out two and tossing a perfect ninth inning to pick up the save in the Cardinals' 2-0 win over the Reds.
Helsley has recorded four consecutive scoreless appearances for the Cardinals, striking out four and walking one over that span. The right-hander carries a 12.34 K/9 ratio to go along with an 0.39 ERA and 0.51 WHIP in 19 relief appearances as he looks to cement himself as the closer going forward.
Ryan Helsley shut the door on the Brewers Friday, striking out one while not allowing a run or hit in 2/3 of an inning to pick up the save in the Cardinals' 4-2 win over the Brewers.
Helsley continues to make a case to become the closer in St. Louis, carrying a 0.40 WHIP and 15K/3BB ratio this month for the Cardinals. The right-hander holds a 14.88 K/9 ratio to go along with a 0.31 WHIP and 0.00 ERA in 14 relief appearances this season.