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Rays LHP Ryan Yarbrough lost his arbitration case and will make $2.3 million in 2021.
He had filed at $3.1 million. The 29-year-old will likely open the season with a regular role in Tampa Bay's rotation, though it wouldn't be a surprise for the team to use him after openers occasionally.
Ryan Yarbrough allowed two runs on five hits and one walk while striking out one over three 1/3 innings during Saturday's 8-7 win over the Dodgers in Game 4 of the World Series. He did not factor into the decision.
Yarbrough struggled in a no-decision during Saturday's win, yielding two runs in over three 1/3 innings of work. He surrendered a two-run shot to Justin Turner in the first inning and then gave up a solo blast to Corey Seager in the third frame. Yarbrough has been solid this postseason as a starter and primary pitcher, owning a (1-0) record, 3.86 ERA, 1.43 WHIP and seven strikeouts over 14 innings. The 28-year-old will most likely take the hill again in the World Series as a reliever.
Ryan Yarbrough will start Game 4 of the World Series on Saturday for the Rays.
Yarbrough's last and only start this postseason was a five inning, two run victory over the Astros in Game 3 of the ALCS back on October 13th. He did pitch 2/3 of an inning in the Rays' Game 1 loss to the Dodgers earlier this week as well. Overall, the left-hander is rocking a 3.38 ERA, 1.31 WHIP, and a 6:3 K/BB ratio over 10 2/3 innings this postseason. He will oppose Julio Urías as Tampa Bay looks to even the series at two games apiece.
Ryan Yarbrough allowed two runs on three hits and two walks while striking out five over five innings to earn the win during Tuesday's 5-2 victory over the Astros in Game 3 of the ALCS.
Yarbrough started Game 3 and limited the Astros to two runs in Tuesday's win. He was hurt by the long ball, yielding home runs to Jose Altuve and Michael Brantley. With a great defense behind him, the left-hander was solid enough to pick up the victory. The Rays are one win away from sweeping the Astros and heading to the World Series. Yarbrough owns a (1-0) record along with a 3.60 ERA, 1.20 WHIP and six strikeouts over 10 innings in the 2020 postseason.
Ryan Yarbrough named the Rays' starter for Game 4 of the ALCS against the Astros.
Yarbrough allowed two runs and one walk on six hits while striking out one over five innings as the Rays primary pitcher. He will start Game 3, but will not have an opener this time around. Yarbrough owns a 3.60 ERA and 1.40 WHIP over five innings during the 2020 postseason.